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At Last GLAST

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:20

Rising through a billowing cloud of smoke,


The Cats Eye Nebula from Hubble

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:20

To some, it may look like a cat's eye.


Countryside Mars and Milky Way

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Sun, 06/10/2018 - 22:20

Countryside Mars and Milky Way


Fermi Science Playoffs

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Sat, 06/09/2018 - 21:53

Fermi Science Playoffs


The Clash of NGC 3256

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Fri, 06/08/2018 - 20:47

Marked by an unusually bright central region, swirling dust lanes,


A Sun Pillar over Norway

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 20:45

A Sun Pillar over Norway


Complex Jupiter

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Wed, 06/06/2018 - 20:44

How complex is Jupiter?


Moon Setting Behind Teide Volcano

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Tue, 06/05/2018 - 20:43

These people are not in danger.


Saturns Iapetus: Painted Moon

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Mon, 06/04/2018 - 20:39

What has happened to Saturn's moon Iapetus?


Jupiter Season, Hawaiian Sky

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Sun, 06/03/2018 - 19:30

Jupiter Season, Hawaiian Sky


Mars Approach

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Sat, 06/02/2018 - 19:23

Since the distance from Earth to Mars changes drastically as


NGC 6744 Close Up

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 19:04

Beautiful spiral galaxy NGC 6744 is nearly 175,000 light-years


The Case of the Backwards Orbiting Asteroid

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 18:04

Why does asteroid 2015 BZ509 orbit the Sun the backwards?


Aurora and Manicouagan Crater from the Space Station

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Wed, 05/30/2018 - 18:03

How many of these can you find in today's featured photograph: an aurora, airglow, one of the oldest impact craters on the Earth, snow and ice, stars, city lights, and part of the International Space Station?


Seven Dusty Sisters

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 17:31

Is this really the famous Pleaides star cluster?


Coronal Rain on the Sun

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Mon, 05/28/2018 - 17:25

Does it rain on the


Titan: Moon over Saturn

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Sun, 05/27/2018 - 17:00

Like Earth's moon,


Galaxies Away

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 16:38

This stunning group of galaxies is far, far away,


The Gum Nebula Expanse

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 16:23

Named for a cosmic cloud hunter, Australian astronomer


Spiral Galaxy NGC 4038 in Collision

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:52

This galaxy is having a bad millennium.


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