Picture of the Day: A Gorgeous View of a Stellar Nursery
The Aurora Borealis From Space Solar storms in late January have resulted in particularly dramatic northern lights recently, as captured in the above photograph taken by the astronauts on board the International Space Station. At the time, the space station was located over south-central Nebraska.
When the International Space Station Passes Over Your House, NASA Will Send You a Text Message
This composite of 70 exposures shows the trail of the ISS (with gaps between exposures) as it moved left to right over the city of Tübingen in southern Germany on February As seen from Tübingen, the passage took about 4 minutes. (Till Credner via NASA)