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NASA Finds Perfectly Rectangular Iceberg In Antarctica As If It Was Deliberately Cut
NASA just shared a stunning image of a nearly perfect rectangular iceberg in Antarctica. The monolithic slab of ice, floating just off the Larsen C ice shelf appears quite unnatural given the 90-degree angles.
Astronaut Snaps 'Mind-Blowing' Aurora Picture from Space
European astronaut Alexander Gerst shared incredible images of the aurora as seen from space.
15 years of stunning Mars panoramas from NASA’s Opportunity rover
The rover is currently missing in action.
Stunning NASA Image Lets You Watch the Sun Explode in Real Time
The surface of the sun is a roiling tangle of magnetism, heat and light, stunning new images reveal.
Traveling to the sun: Why won't Parker Solar Probe melt?
This summer, NASA's Parker Solar Probe will launch to travel closer to the Sun, deeper into the solar atmosphere, than any mission before it. If Earth was at one end of a yard-stick and the Sun on the other, Parker Solar Probe will make it to within four inches of the solar surface.
The “normal science” of Stephen Hawking’s final paper
The acclaimed astrophysicist’s final contribution to his field might not be a breakthrough, but then again, it’s not supposed to be.
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NASA Releases Spectacular New Snapshots of Saturn’s Rings
Millions of moonlets appear to be tucked inside the debris that famously circles the planet
Would You Give Up Perfect Vision for a Trip to Space?
A new study put cancer patients on parabolic flight to see how microgravity worsens astronauts’ eyesight.
NASA launches public challenge for Mars ideas -
Proposals should include ways a human presence can sustain itself without input from Earth.
Here's What Space Actually Looks Like to the Human Eye
Michael Benson's exhibit 'Otherworlds' lets you see what all the planets and moons would look like if you flew by.
When Jovian Light and Dark Collide
This image, taken by the JunoCam imager on NASA’s Juno spacecraft, highlights a feature on Jupiter where multiple atmospheric conditions appear to collide.
Stop What You're Doing and Watch This Stunning Video of Mars
A new aerial video of Mars, made from high-res satellite imagery, gives a gorgeous, 3D sense of the planet's topography
Exclusive: Here’s What It’s Like to Spend a Year in Space
Astronaut Scott Kelly reflects on his time aboard the International Space Station in this exclusive excerpt from his memoir, Endurance.
Reaching for the Stars, Across 4.37 Light-Years
Silicon Valley scientists and billionaires announced an effort to send probes to explore Alpha Centauri, an interstellar mission that could take decades.
How Earth Moves
It’s here! Science stuff, mind-blowing stuff, Vsauce stuff, oh my!! THE CURIOSITY BOX: https://www.thecuriositybox.com/ Jake’s video about The Curiosity Box:...
There’s an ‘Earth-like’ planet with an atmosphere just 39 light-years away
The discovery suggests that atmospheres could exist around the millions of planets like this one, astronomers say.
Here's Where Astronomers Say We'll Probably Find Alien Life
"We're very excited for the prospects of life around M dwarfs."
Nasa seeks experiment ideas for Europa lander
Nasa is seeking the best ideas for experiments to fly on a mission that will land on Jupiter's moon Europa.
Astronomers Spot Orbiting Black Holes for the First Time
Astronomers have finally spotted a pair of orbiting black holes, which scientists have been trying to find for decades.