#August2016

Space Swoon: Cassini captures Dione’s gorgeous contrasts

Space Swoon: NGC 7129 is a gorgeous Reflection (Nebula)

‘Hidden Figures’ Trailer: Three African-American female NASA Engineers help get us into space

Space Swoon: Saturn’s Clouds Go Infrared

Space Swoon: Hubble catches a Galaxy ready to burst

Watch: One Year of Earth from One-Million Miles Away

Space swoon! Swooning! Over space!

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Space Swoon: The Stars are (not really) out on Saturn

NASA’s Juno spacecraft has successfully entered Jupiter’s orbit

how it worked

Yeah, boy! Juno has successfully entered Jupiter’s orbit. The spacecraft sent a message a mere 540 million miles across the solar system to let NASA, and you know, the rest of us know.

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Space Swoon: NASA’s Juno spacecraft’s last shot of Jupiter until it’s in orbit

closing in on jupiter

NASA’s Juno spacecraft is powering down in preparation for its insertion into the gas giant’s orbit. Whatever may come of this attempted insertion, Juno has left the world with one final snapshot of the planet.

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Watch: This animated tribute to NASA’s Voyager Program is all the feels