Herschel space telescope shuts down April After more than three years in orbit, the most powerful infrared telescope ever flown in space has ceased scientific operations after the last of the liquid helium used to supercool its instruments ran out.
Atmosphere of the Moon - This picture was taken with the Clementine spacecraft, when the sun was behind the moon. The white area on the edge of the moon is the Lunar Horizon Glow, and the bright dot at the top is the planet Venus.
Beautiful shot of the expansive milky way. _______________________ Your planet needs you! We're looking for young creatives to get involved in this year's to inspire the world to live a more thoughtful lifestyle… Photography by Toby Harrison