The sky is falling "Snowy Range Perseid Meteor Shower" by David Kingham of the U. was "highly commended" in the Earth and Space category. Kingham combines 23 individual stills to convey the excitement and dynamism of August's Perseid meteor shower.
I have been lucky enough to see several total solar eclipses (and travelled to exotic places to do so) - but I've never seen an eclipse from space - wouldn't it be wonderful? Eclipse as Seen From Earth’s Orbit
Atlas V Arc of Light: Rocket launched with twin Radiation Belt Storm Probes sent to explore the Van Allen Belts that surround Earth. Astrophotographer Mike Killian took this photo from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida Aug.
Star-Forming Heart Generations of stars can be seen in this infrared portrait from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope. In this wispy star-forming region, called the oldest stars can be seen as blue dots in the centers of the two hollow cavities