A painting of Uranus from before the Voyager II encounter with the comparatively bland photos that were eventually recovered. Even so, the planet, despite its relative monocolour, is still surprisingly beautiful.
Crescent Moon & Earth from space. "Quite possibly, the purpose of the universe is to provide a congenial home for self-conscious creatures who can ask profound questions and who can probe the nature of the universe itself.
The solar system could be thrown into disaster when the sun dies if the mysterious 'Planet Nine' exists, according to new research.-- All right space nuts get the latest about "Planet Nine" in this interesting article.
Rosette Nebula (NASA, Spitzer, This infrared image shows the Rosette nebula, a star-forming region more than 5000 ly away in the constellation Monoceros. Lurking inside this nebula are so-called 'danger zones'. These zones surround super hot stat