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Photographer Captures Rare White Rainbow Over Scottish Highlands

Photographer Captures Rare White Rainbow Over Scottish Highlands

The image of the colorless rainbow was captured over Rannoch Moor in western Scotland...

Nov 24 2016, 12:53pm CST

Kepler Spacecraft Captures a Wide Angle View of Comet 67P Before Rosetta's Crash Landing

NASA's Kepler Spacecraft Captures a Unique View of Comet 67P Before Rosetta's Crash Landing

The 'Big Picture' taken by Kepler provides more insight into the comet 67/P...

Oct 10 2016, 1:56am CDT

NASA’s Spitzer Telescope Captures Nebulae that Look Like Star Trek's Starship USS Enterprise

NASA’s Spitzer Telescope Spots Nebulae that Look Like Star Trek's Starship USS Enterprise

NASA release the image of 'Enterprise' nebulae on the 50th anniversary of Star Trek...

Sep 11 2016, 3:34am CDT

NASA Observatory Captures Rare Ring of Fire Eclipse

NASA Observatory Captures Rare Ring of Fire Eclipse

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, has captured the stunning moments of a rare "ring of fire" double eclipse when both...

Sep 4 2016, 1:53am CDT

NASA Captures Amazing Footage of Three Hurricanes

NASA Captures Amazing Footage of Three Hurricanes from Space

International Space Station makes stunning time-lapse video as it flies over three active hurricanes in one day...

Sep 1 2016, 3:07am CDT

Rosetta Captures Dramatic Outburst from Comet 67/P’s Surface

Rosetta Captures Dramatic Outburst from Comet 67/P’s Surface

The outburst was likely caused by landslide in the region of comet known as Atum...

Aug 27 2016, 1:44am CDT

NASA Captures Rocket Propulsion Test With New HDR Stereo X Camera

NASA Captures Rocket Propulsion Test With New HDR Stereo X Camera

NASA recently performed a booster test of the SLS with its new HDR camera thereby recording each tiny detail with precision and...

Aug 9 2016, 4:49am CDT

NASA Captures a Comet’s Fiery Death Plunge into the Sun

NASA Captures a Comet’s Fiery Death Plunge into the Sun

The sungrazer comet is hurtling towards sun at a staggering speed of 1 million miles per hour and will ultimately be destroyed...

Aug 5 2016, 10:53pm CDT

NASA Captures Solar Material Bursting Out from the Sun

NASA Captures Solar Material Bursting Out from the Sun

Newly released NASA SDO video shows 'plasma dance' controlled by complex magnetic forces above the Sun....

Jul 25 2016, 5:40am CDT

Underwater Microscope Captures Never-Before-Seen View of a Coral's Life

Underwater Microscope Captures Never-Before-Seen View of a Coral's Life

Researchers have taken close-up pictures of coral with a special new underwater microscope....

Jul 13 2016, 5:31am CDT

Pilot Captures Stunning Thunderstorm from 37,000 Feet Above Pacific Ocean

Pilot Captures Stunning Thunderstorm from 37,000 Feet Above Pacific Ocean

The spectacular image of the storm was taken from the cockpit of an airplane in near darkness and during a bumpy ride....

Jul 12 2016, 7:32am CDT

NASA Captures Rare View of Moon ‘Photobombing’ the Earth

NASA Captures Rare View of Moon ‘Photobombing’ the Earth

In the image, the Moon is seen moving across the face of sunlit Earth. For the second time in a year, the NASA camera aboard th...

Jul 12 2016, 4:07am CDT

Hubble Captures 'Beating Heart' of the Crab Nebula

Hubble Captures 'Beating Heart' of the Crab Nebula

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope peers deep into the core of one of most historic and extensively studied remnants of a super...

Jul 11 2016, 2:23am CDT

Hubble Telescope Captures Vivid Auroras in Jupiter's Atmosphere

Hubble Telescope Captures Vivid Auroras in Jupiter's Atmosphere

These observations are supported by the measurements of Juno spacecraft which is about to arrive at Jupiter....

Jul 2 2016, 7:04am CDT

Hubble Captures Fireworks in Skyrocket Galaxy Kiso 5639

Hubble Captures Fireworks in Skyrocket Galaxy Kiso 5639

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has captured a spectacular fireworks display in a small, nearby galaxy, which resembles a skyroc...

Jun 30 2016, 12:54am CDT

Hubble Captures Stellar Fireworks in ‘Skyrocket’ Galaxy

Hubble Captures Stellar Fireworks in ‘Skyrocket’ Galaxy

Ever wondered what fireworks look like in space? NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has caught a glimpse in space as a small, n...

Jun 29 2016, 11:31am CDT

Great Canary Telescope captures deepest image of galaxy

Great Canary Telescope captures deepest image of galaxy

London, June 10 (IANS) The Gran Telescopio Canarias (GTC), the world's largest single-aperture optical telescope on the island...

Jun 10 2016, 7:37am CDT

High-Speed Camera Captures Lightning Flash in Extreme Slow Motion

High-Speed Camera Captures Lightning Flash in Extreme Slow Motion

Spectacular slo-mo footage shows that a series of vein-like patterns descends from the cloud before creating a powerful lightni...

May 25 2016, 9:07pm CDT

Hubble Captures Comet’s Close Encounter with Earth

Hubble Captures Comet’s Close Encounter with Earth

Hubble Space Telescope captures one of the closest encounters between a comet and Earth. Comet 252P/LINEAR flew pass Earth on A...

May 15 2016, 12:04pm CDT

Tim Peake Captures Thunderstorm From Space

Tim Peake Captures Thunderstorm From Space

British astronaut Tim Peake has just captured the most breathtaking and captivating photo of a thunderstorm from aboard the Int...

Apr 27 2016, 7:50am CDT

NASA Captures the Eruption of Spectacular Solar Flare in a Sunspot

NASA Captures the Eruption of Spectacular Solar Flare in a Sunspot

Solar flares are powerful bursts of radiation and are created when complicated magnetic fields suddenly and explosively rearran...

Apr 20 2016, 1:14am CDT

NASA Captures Giant Icy 'Spider' on Pluto’s Surface

NASA Captures Giant Icy 'Spider' on Pluto’s Surface

NASA's New Horizon spacecraft spotted a unique geological feature on Pluto's landscape that resembles a giant spider....

Apr 9 2016, 3:58am CDT

NASA’s Rover Captures a Whirling Dust Devil on Mars

NASA’s Rover Captures a Whirling Dust Devil on Mars

A terrifying dust devil is captured by NASA's Opportunity rover....

Apr 4 2016, 9:13am CDT

NASA's Kepler Captures Flash of First Ever Supernova Shockwave Break Out - Video

NASA's Kepler Captures Flash of First Ever Supernova Shockwave Break Out - Video

A flash of light was captured as a supernova shockwave broke out in outer space. Update: Video....

Mar 24 2016, 6:44am CDT

Satellite Captures Solar Eclipse Totality in This Video

Satellite Captures Solar Eclipse Totality in This Video

NASA has caught the total solar eclipse which took place awhile ago in the form of a video clip....

Mar 11 2016, 3:47am CST

Hubble Telescope Captures a Shiny Blue Bubble in Deep Space

Hubble Telescope Captures a Shiny Blue Bubble in Deep Space

The dazzling blue bubble surrounds an incredibly hot and massive Wolf-Rayet star named WR 31 a....

Feb 28 2016, 5:44am CST

Pluto’s Mysterious Floating Hills Revealed

NASA’s New Horizon Captures Mysterious Floating Hills on Pluto

A series of strange and weird floating hills have been spotted on the surface of the planet Pluto. They have intrigued scientis...

Feb 5 2016, 8:00am CST

New Horizon Captures Night-side of Charon for the First Time

New Horizon Captures Nightside of Charon

NASA's New Horizon spacecraft snaps night falling over Pluto's largest moon Charon....

Feb 3 2016, 5:57am CST

Hubble Telescope Captures a Cluster of Dazzling Space Diamonds

Hubble Telescope Captures a Cluster of Dazzling Space 'Diamonds'

Cluster Trumpler 14 consists of stars that are the most hot, massive and brightest in entire Milky Way. These stars dazzle like...

Jan 21 2016, 10:54pm CST

NASA Captures Cascading Magnetic Arches on the Sun

NASA Captures Stunning Cascade of Magnetic Arches on the Sun

The stunning series of magnetic arches was generated by solar filament eruption....

Jan 20 2016, 2:43am CST

Hubble Captures Stunning Merging of Two Galaxies

NASA's Hubble Telescope Captures Stunning Merging of Two Galaxies

Two separate galaxies have been gradually drawn together by gravity and will collide eventually to form a new galaxy....

Jan 5 2016, 10:38pm CST

NASA Captures Pluto from the Edge of our Solar System

NASA Captures Rainbow-Hued Pluto from the Edge of our Solar System

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft recorded a spectacular rainbow Pluto. The movie makes us feel as we are looking out at Plut...

Dec 28 2015, 10:27pm CST

NASA's Dawn Captures Closest-Ever Images of Ceres

NASA's Dawn Captures Closest-Ever Images of Ceres

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has delivered the first images from the best-ever viewpoint of Ceres....

Dec 24 2015, 5:25am CST

NASA Captures Stunning View of Earth Rising Above the Moon

NASA Captures Stunning View of Earth Rising Above the Moon

The image was taken when the spacecraft was traveling 134 miles above the lunar crater Compton and at a speed of more than 3,58...

Dec 19 2015, 7:19pm CST

Supernova Explosion: Hubble Captures First-Ever Predicted Exploding Star

Supernova Explosion: Hubble Captures First-Ever Predicted Exploding Star

The Hubble Space Telescope has captured live footage of an exploding star "Refsdal". A prediction was made regarding...

Dec 18 2015, 5:39am CST

NASA Captures Saturn's Moons as They Align to Perfection

NASA Captures Saturn's Moons as They Align to Perfection

Saturn's moons Enceladus and Tethys are lined up so perfectly that NASA called it 'bull's-eye moons'....

Dec 16 2015, 9:51pm CST

NASA Satellite Captures New EPIC View of Earth

NASA Satellite Captures New EPIC View of Earth

NASA’s Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera, also known by its acronym EPIC, provides fresh, fascinating images of the Earth.EPIC...

Dec 14 2015, 9:55pm CST

Merging galaxies

Hubble Captures Image of Galaxy Dancing a Ballroom Tango

NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured the image of a strange galaxy moving in a manner that suggests a crazy dance of so...

Nov 26 2015, 9:23am CST

NASA’s New Horizons Captures a Day on Pluto and a Day on Charon

NASA Captures a Day on Pluto and a Day on Charon

Pluto and its largest moon Charon face a different scenario from the earth. The longest day they have to see is a far cry from...

Nov 21 2015, 7:18am CST

NASA Captures Mysterious Earthworks of Kazakhstan

NASA Captures Mysterious Earthworks of Kazakhstan

The national space agency has been officially probing into these unusual land designs, which had been first discovered in 2007....

Nov 1 2015, 4:42am CST