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M16: In and Around the Eagle Nebula

Astronomy Picture of the Day - 32 min 35 sec ago

From afar, the whole thing looks like an


Orion in Red and Blue

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 11:02

When did Orion become so flashy?


Skygazers on the Beach

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Sun, 10/14/2018 - 11:02

Kona, a young boxer, is a dog who loves splashing in the waves


The Falcon 9 Nebula

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Sat, 10/13/2018 - 11:02

Not the


West Coast Launch and Landing

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Fri, 10/12/2018 - 11:00

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket


Sun Dance

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Thu, 10/11/2018 - 10:56

Sometimes, the surface of our Sun seems to dance.


NGC 1672: Barred Spiral Galaxy from Hubble

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Wed, 10/10/2018 - 10:56

Many spiral galaxies have bars across their centers.


Comet 21P Between Rosette and Cone Nebulas

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Tue, 10/09/2018 - 10:55

Small bits of this greenish-gray comet are expected to streak across Earth's atmosphere tonight.


The Scale of the Universe Interactive

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Mon, 10/08/2018 - 10:54

What does the universe look like on small scales?


Aurora: The Frog's View

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Sun, 10/07/2018 - 10:54

Aurora: The Frog's View


The Last Days of Venus as the Evening Star

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Sat, 10/06/2018 - 10:54

The Last Days of Venus as the Evening Star


Opportunity After the Storm

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Fri, 10/05/2018 - 10:52

Opportunity After the Storm


NGC 1898: Globular Cluster in the LMC

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Thu, 10/04/2018 - 10:47

Jewels don't shine this bright -- only stars do.


Supernumerary Rainbows over New Jersey

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Wed, 10/03/2018 - 10:47

Yes, but can your rainbow do this?


The First Rocket Launch from Cape Canaveral

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 10:46

A new chapter in space flight began in 1950 with the


The Lonely Neutron Star in Supernova E0102 72.3

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Mon, 10/01/2018 - 10:46

Why is this neutron star off-center?


55 Nights with Saturn

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Sun, 09/30/2018 - 10:37

55 Nights with Saturn


The Light, the Dark, and the Dusty

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Sat, 09/29/2018 - 10:37

This colorful skyscape spans about two full moons across nebula rich


M33: Triangulum Galaxy

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Fri, 09/28/2018 - 10:36

The small, northern constellation


The Sun's Spectrum with its Missing Colors

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Thu, 09/27/2018 - 10:36

It is still not known why the Sun's light is missing some colors.


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