Expedition 48 Commander Jeff Williams of NASA shared this sunrise panorama taken from his vantage point aboard the International Space Station, writing, "Morning over the Atlantic…this one will hang on my wall." via NASA
Curiosity Finds a Weird 'Ball' on Mars : Discovery News The 'ball' (right of center) can be seen in this sol 746 observation by Mars rover Curiosity's Mastcam. According to NASA scientists it is likely an example of a Martian concretion.
Monster ProminenceCredit: NASA/SDONASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory captured this view of a powerful Class solar flare on Feb. 2011 during a sun storm. NASA scientists called the display a "monster prominence" that kicked up a huge plasma wave.
Cargo loading Loading cargo into at Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. The fifth Automated Transfer Vehicle is set for launch to the International Space Station in July Credit: ESA-CNES-Arianespace/Optique video du CSG - S.
Egypt, 28 October "The Nile River and its delta look like a brilliant, long-stemmed flower in this astronaut photograph of the southeastern Mediterranean Sea,as seen from the International Space Station. The Cairo metropolitan area forms a particular