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Mackenzie River in Canada's Northwest Territories
Full-Circle Vista With a Linear Shaped Martian Sand Dune (Source: NASA image of the Day) #astronomy #nasa
Space Station Flight Over Venice: Expedition 50 Flight Engineer Thomas Pesquet of the European Space Agency shared this photograph from the International Space Station on Feb. 14 2017 writing "Venice city of gondoliers and the lovers they carry along the canals. Happy Valentine's Day!"
January 18 2017 : Possible Signs of Ancient Drying in Martian Rock A grid of small polygons on the Martian rock surface near the right edge of this view may have originated as cracks in drying mud more than 3 billion years ago.
Space Station's EarthKAM Sees the Grand Canyon On April 3 2017 the student-controlled EarthKAM camera aboard the International Space Station captured this photograph of a favorite target -- the Grand Canyon -- from low Earth orbit. The camera has been aboard the orbiting outpost since the first space station expedition began in November 2000 and supports approximately four missions annually.
Space Station View of Auroras Expedition 50 Flight Engineer Thomas Pesquet of the European Space Agency (ESA) photographed brightly glowing auroras from his vantage point aboard the International Space Station on March 27 2017. Pesquet wrote "The view at night recently has been simply magnificent: few clouds intense auroras. I cant look away from the windows."
Paw Paw Bends The Operational Land Imager (OLI) on Landsat 8 captured this image of the Potomac River and canal on September 27 2016. The image shows the stretch between Hancock and Cumberland Marylandabout 97 kilometers (60 miles) if you were to hike or bike along the towpath between these two towns. West Virginia is south of the river.
Turquoise Swirls in the Black Sea On May 29 2017 the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASAs Aqua satellite captured the data for this image of an ongoing phytoplankton bloom in the Black Sea. The image is a mosaic composed from multiple satellite passes over the region. #space #nasa #sci-fi #universe
Illustration of Cassini Spacecraft's Grand Finale Dive #NASA Image of the day #photograhpy #photooftheday
Hubble "Crane-s" in for a Closer Look at a Galaxy Follow @GalaxyCase if you love Image of the day by NASA #imageoftheday
Clouds Roll Over Pacific Atolls Areas near the equator are frequently cloudy obscuring the view of Earths surface from space. April 7 2017 was no different. On that day the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASAs Terra satellite captured this natural-color image of clouds over the Gilbert Islands.
Giant Iceberg the Size of Delaware Is About to Break off Antarctica—Here’s What Will Happens When It Does