Shadowed Moon and Mountain

On July 16 the Moon celebrated the 50th anniversary of the launch of Apollo 11 with a lunar eclipse.

Apollo 11: Descent to the Moon

"You're Go for landing"!

The Space Station Crosses a Spotless Sun

That's no sunspot. It's the International Space Station (ISS) caught passing in front of the Sun.

Eagle Aurora over Norway

What's that in the sky? An aurora.

The Eagle Rises

Get out your red/blue glasses and check out this stereo view from lunar orbit.

Magellanic Galaxy NGC 55

Irregular galaxy NGC 55 is thought to be similar to the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC).

The Ghost of Jupiter's Halo

Close-up images of NGC 3242 show the cast off shroud of a dying, sun-like star fancifully known as The Ghost of Jupiter nebula.

Birds During a Total Solar Eclipse

What do birds do during a total solar eclipse?

The Galactic Center in Radio from MeerKAT

What's happening at the center of our galaxy?

Crescent Saturn

Saturn never shows a crescent phase from Earth.