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The Blue Marble.Original caption: "View of the Earth as seen by the Apollo 17 crew traveling toward the moon. This is the first time the Apollo trajectory made it possible to photograph the south polar ice cap.

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A composite image of Asia and Australia at nightPhotograph: NASA Earth Observatory/Reuters

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Earth's Moon - this is the familiar near side of the moon, the side we always see from Earth, as the Moon does not rotate.

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Full moon in the darkness of the night sky. It is patterned with a mix of light-tone regions and darker, irregular blotches, and scattered with varying sizes of impact craters, circles surrounded by out-thrown rays of bright ejecta.

NASA — Our Sun: Three Different Wavelengths via NASA...

NASA — Our Sun: Three Different Wavelengths via NASA...

Libra Key Planet: Venus   Venus, the planet of love and desire, reigns in romance and beauty. But it is not all about bodily love but also symbolizes ideal love. Venus is present in every beautiful painting or art. As the main planet of Libra, Venus is about the perception of beauty as ideal. She is the proper blend of colors, the right mix of music or the perfect poetic description of love.

Taurus Key Planet: Venus The second closest planet to the earth, Venus, is the planet of love and desire.

The Aurora Borealis as seen from the International space station.

The Aurora Borealis as seen from the International space station.


Pluto’s Big Moon Charon Reveals a Colorful and Violent History. New Horizons spacecraft has returned the best color and the highest resolution images yet of Pluto’s largest moon, Charon – and these pictures show a surprisingly complex and violent history.

The moon passed between Nasa's Deep Space Climate Observatory and the Earth, allowing the satellite to capture this rare image of the moon's far side in full sunlight. We normally don't see this side of the moon. As the moon is tidally locked to the earth and doesn't rotate, we only ever see the one face from the earth. Awesome shot!

From a Million Miles Away, a Camera Aboard NASA's DISCOVR Spacecraft Shows the Moon Crossing the Face of the Earth x : spaceporn

In 1972, the crew of Apollo 17 took possibly the most famous picture of the Earth from space, which was dubbed "The Blue Marble." Since then, NASA has released many gorgeous images of our planet stitched together from satellite views. Usually, however, these Blue Marble images focus on the western or eastern hemisphere.  Not so this image, hereby dubbed "The White Marble." Using images from the Suomi NPP satellite, NASA put together this image of Earth from the top down.  The icy Arctic…

Earth from Above: 101 Stunning Images from Orbit

NASA - Blue Marble 2012 - Arctic View - Fifteen orbits of the recently launched Suomi NPP satellite provided the VIIRS instrument enough time (and longitude) to gather the pixels for this synthesized view of Earth showing the Arctic, Europe, and Asia.