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Ring of Fire. A picture taken by NASA of the Northern Lights from space.

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The Sunset from Space #BeautifulNature #Sunsets

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Moon watch ,.. from the International Space Station

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from the Guardian

Nasa marks 50 years of space photography - in pictures

A dying star throws a cosmic tantrum in this combined image from Nasa's Spitzer Space Telescope and the Galaxy Evolution Explorer. The star's dusty outer layers are unraveling into space, glowing from the intense ultraviolet radiation being pumped out by the hot stellar core. This object, called the Helix nebula, lies 650 light years away in the constellation of Aquarius

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from i100

Twelve jaw-droppingly beautiful pictures of space

(Picture: Nasa, ESA and the Hubble Heritage Team) A pair of interacting galaxies called Arp 273. Nasa believes the smaller galaxy has passed through the larger one, causing the ripple effect.

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The new Hubble photo of the pillars of creation is sharper than the original, and also has...

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Astronomers have found a spiral galaxy that may be spinning to the beat of a different cosmic drummer. To the surprise of astronomers, the galaxy, called NGC 4622, appears to be rotating in the opposite direction to what they expected. Pictures from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope helped astronomers determine that the galaxy may be spinning clockwise by showing which side of the galaxy is closer to Earth.

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from Mail Online

This is THE definitive image of planet Earth: Satellite captures all of our globe in one stunning, 121million-megapixel shot

The blue oasis we call home: Earth is photographed with a high-definition 121megapixel camera - creating the sharpest image of our planet yet Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2142884/Earth-Stunning-picture-Russian-weather-satellite-shows-definitive-image-planet.html#ixzz1uei5jjGT

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Earth horizon. Moon rising in front of the milky way. Beautiful picture of outer space #outer #space

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from Telegraph.co.uk

Erupting volcanoes photographed from space

Eruption From Space

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