Behold Your Next Desktop Wallpaper: NuSTAR's First Picture Of The Sun For the west limb image (as shown in the banner), a 15.13 MB full-res TIFF (3,150 x 1,600) can be found here, and for a 282 kB full-res JPEG click here. For the entire image (as shown below), a 3.77 MB full-rex TIFF (1,092 x 1,200) can be found here, and for a 153 kB full-res JPG click here.
Hey, look at that! The Curiosity rover drilled a hole in Mars, just 18 sols after the last hole. That’s a new record for speed-drilling on the red planet! Or, as the powdered rock dust so clearly shows, the red planet with a grey center.
51 Favourite Photos from Astronaut Scott Kelly's First Six Months in Space
ENGINE CLUSTER OF STAGE OF A SATURN I ROCKET ENGINE LOCATED ON NORTH SIDE OF STATIC TEST STAND. - Marshall Space Flight Center, Saturn Propulsion Structural Test Facility, East Test Area, Huntsville, Madison County, AL
The Sun Emits a Plasma Arc So Big You Could Fit 25 Earths Beneath It