the-actual-universe:

scientificphilosopher:

Stunning gif of Saturn’s auroras.

Evidently these are created from Hubble data! Neat. Click the link to see more, or watch the video here.

the-actual-universe:

scientificphilosopher:

Stunning gif of Saturn’s auroras.

Evidently these are created from Hubble data! Neat. Click the link to see more, or watch the video here.

(via we-are-star-stuff)

thedemon-hauntedworld:

Spiral Galaxy M83 (NASA, Chandra, Hubble, 04/30/12)
Credit: Optical: ESO/VLT; Close-up - X-ray: NASA/CXC/Curtin University/R.Soria et al., Optical: NASA/STScI/Middlebury College/F.Winkler et al.

(via thedemon-hauntedworld)

thedemon-hauntedworld:

M8 & M20 (DSLR RGB 2013)+(Ha CCD 2014)
Contains: NGC 6546, NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr

Credit: Alberto Pisabarro on Astrobin

asapscience:

A *REAL* image captured by Cassini of two of Saturn’s moons. Rhea, the planet’s third largest moon is sighted next to Epimetheus, a small, inner moon. Breathtaking! 

via ScienceAlert

expressions-of-nature:

To The Stars by: Mike Hathenbruck

the-space-ghost:

If you don’t think space is the tightest shit then you’re wrong

(via entropy-everywhere)

thedemon-hauntedworld:

M104 Sombrero Galaxy

The Sombrero Galaxy is an unbarred spiral galaxy in the constellation Virgo located 28 million light-years from Earth. It has a bright nucleus, an unusually large central bulge, and a prominent dust lane in its inclined disk.

Credit: Roberto Colombari on Astropics