Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

This NASA image shows NGC 5194. M51's stretch of over 60,000 light-years dwarf its companion galaxy, NGC 5195. Credit: Hubble Space Telescope, NASA.

pin 193
heart 25
speech 3

Nasa Find 'Black Hole Bonanza'

Images of Black Holes NASA | Black Hole Bonanza' Found In Nearby Andromeda Galaxy Says Nasa

pin 127
heart 13
speech 2

When the Voyager 1 and 2 spacecraft flew by Saturn in 1980 and 1981, they were able to pay only fleeting attention to Titan, the second largest moon in the solar system (larger even than the planet Mercury) and the only solar system moon with an appreciable atmosphere. These images are from subsequent Titan flybys in 2005 and 2006. - Image credit: NASA / JPL / University of Arizona

pin 187
heart 29
speech 1

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.

pin 184
heart 13
speech 3

NASA's Messenger reveals close-ups of Mercury's sun-scorched surface

pin 273
heart 56
speech 3

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

pin 263
heart 62
speech 2

Luminous beauty of Jupiter's auroras revealed by Hubble telescope

Jupiter appearing to be wearing a luminous crown in this Hubble Space Telescope image showing an aurora over one of the planet’s poles.

pin 85
heart 13
speech 2

New Cassini Image: Saturn's moon Rhea with the planet's tiny moon Epimetheus Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute; Processed image: G. Ugarković

pin 159
heart 23

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

pin 156
heart 19
speech 2