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Jupiter’s Great Red Spot, with a silhouette of North America for size comparison.

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Happy birthday to me! This is Jupiter’s moon Io, taken by Galileo on 9/19/1997, courtesy of NASA and JPL.

Pic of the Day – 2/27/18

The Hephaestus Fossae crater on Mars, taken by NASA’s Express Orbiter on 12/28/2007.

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Juno also got some amazing footage of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot.

NASA’s Juno reached perijove (the point at which an orbit comes closest to Jupiter’s center) on July 10 at 6:55 p.m. PDT.

 

Pic of the Day – 6/16/17

Jupiter moon Europa, photographed by NASA and JPL’s Galileo Project.

Pic of the Day – 10/17/16

Meet Suitsat1, an empty Russian spacesuit filled with old clothes and a radio transmitter, photographed in 2006 by NASA.

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Saturn, with a crescent Titan in the background, taken by NASA’s Cassini on 8/11/14.

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Filmmaker Harrisonicus has combined every image from the collection of the NASA Apollo mission photographs recently uploaded to Flickr into a stop-motion-style video titled “Apollo Missions.”


<p><a href=”https://vimeo.com/141812811″>Apollo Missions</a> from <a href=”https://vimeo.com/user4617609″>harrisonicus</a&gt; on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p>

Holes in the ISS Cupola

Destin of Smarter Every Day visits the engineering genius who designed the outer window shades of the ISS’s cupola, which are mechanically opened from the inside, while still maintaining a pressure seal.

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