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Hubble Telescope Captures Mars Moon Phobos Orbiting Around the Planet

Hubble Telescope Captures Mars Moon Phobos Orbiting Around the Planet

The images of Phobos orbiting the Red Planet were taken on May 12, 2016, when Mars was relatively close to Earth...

3 days ago, 9:42pm CDT

NASA’s Fermi Telescope Captures Extreme Burst of Gamma Rays from Tropical Storms

NASA’s Fermi Telescope Captures Extreme Burst of Gamma Rays from Tropical Storms

For the first time, researchers analyse flashes of some of the highest-energy light found on Earth...

Apr 29 2017, 3:48pm CDT

Cassini Spacecraft Captures Close-up View of a Propeller in Saturn’s Outermost Ring

Cassini Spacecraft Captures Close-up View of a Propeller in Saturn’s Outermost Ring

This is the closest view of the propeller "Earhart" obtained yet...

Apr 1 2017, 4:45pm CDT

NASA's Curiosity Rover Captures Sand Moving on Mars

NASA's Curiosity Rover Captures Sand Moving on Mars

NASA captured dust moving over Martian surface...

Mar 1 2017, 3:54am CST

NASA's OSIRIS-REx Captures First Closer Image of Jupiter

NASA's OSIRIS-REx Captures First Closer Image of Jupiter

Jupiter Captured by NASA's OSIRIS-Rex spacecraft's MapCam instrument during optical navigation testing for the missio...

Feb 16 2017, 4:37am CST

Hubble Captures The Archer of Sagittarius

Hubble Captures The Archer of Sagittarius

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope captured the stars of Sagittarius...

Feb 14 2017, 11:39am CST

NASA Captures Images of Asteroid that Resembles Dungeons and Dragons Dice

NASA Captures Images of Asteroid that Resembles Dungeons and Dragons Dice

The asteroid designated 2017 BQ6 safely flew past Earth on Feb. 6...

Feb 13 2017, 6:58am CST

Astronaut Captures Mysterious Blue Jets of Electricity

Astronaut Captures Mysterious Blue Jets of Electricity

Mysterious blue jets of a strange type of lightning were captured on video camera by an astronaut aboard the ISS....

Feb 10 2017, 7:16am CST

Hubble Telescope Captures Rotten Egg Star Death in Calabash Nebula

Hubble Telescope Captures Rotten Egg Star Death in Calabash Nebula

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope Captured Mysterious Nebula with Hubble and Named it Rotten Egg....

Feb 9 2017, 6:30am CST

NASA's Terra Satellite Captures Alaska's Bogoslof Volcano Eruption in Wrapped White

NASA's Terra Satellite Captures Alaska's Bogoslof Volcano Eruption in Wrapped White

MODIS an instrument in NASA's satellite Terra captured Alaskan Volcanic Eruption Wrapped in White...

Jan 21 2017, 1:57am CST

Samsung Captures the Mechanical Energy of Slow Motion

Samsung Captures the Mechanical Energy of Slow Motion

A new technique has been invented that catches the energy of slow motion action sequences....

Dec 23 2016, 4:09pm CST

Cassini Captures Titan's Mystery Clouds and Saturn's Moon Pandora

Cassini Captures Titan's Mystery Clouds and Saturn's Moon Pandora

Cassini, NASA’s spacecraft recently took high resolution pictures of Saturn's moon Titan's mystery clouds and Saturn&...

Dec 23 2016, 3:44pm CST

NASA's Juno Probe Captures Jupiter Pearl

NASA's Juno Probe Captures Jupiter Pearl

In its latest close flyby of Jupiter, NASA's Juno spacecraft captured the seventh of eight features forming a ‘string of pear...

Dec 14 2016, 12:56am CST

Biocompatible Ferroelectret Nanogenerator (FENG) Captures Energy from Human Motion

Biocompatible Ferroelectret Nanogenerator (FENG) Captures Energy from Human Motion

You may soon be able to charge cell phones and power Bluetooth headsets with the swipe of a finger as scientists have develope...

Dec 11 2016, 8:45am CST

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