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9th September 2012

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Solar Flare and Earth to Scale |

Solar Flare and Earth to Scale |

Tagged: SolSolar FlareEarthSun

17th April 2012

Photo with 29 notes

A Night in Moscow |

A Night in Moscow |

Tagged: SpaceMoscowEarth

27th March 2012

Video with 12 notes

What Earth Would Look Like With Rings Like Saturn |

Tagged: EarthSaturnSaturn RingsVideo

25th January 2012

Photo reblogged from PopTech with 4,918 notes

smithsonianmag:

The Highest Resolution Image of Earth Ever

This composite image uses a number of swaths of the Earth’s surface taken on January 4, 2012.

Photo courtesy of NASA/NOAA/GSFC/Suomi NPP/VIIRS/Norman Kuring
Ed note: Perfect for your desktop background. Click the photo for the 8000x8000 image
h/t Gizmodo

smithsonianmag:

The Highest Resolution Image of Earth Ever

This composite image uses a number of swaths of the Earth’s surface taken on January 4, 2012.

Photo courtesy of NASA/NOAA/GSFC/Suomi NPP/VIIRS/Norman Kuring

Ed note: Perfect for your desktop background. Click the photo for the 8000x8000 image

h/t Gizmodo

Tagged: earthglobalspacescience

Source: Flickr / gsfc

26th November 2011

Photo with 22 notes

The Water Planet |

The Water Planet |

Tagged: EarthNASA

2nd October 2011

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Northern Africa from Space |

Northern Africa from Space |

Tagged: Northern AfricaAfricaEarthISS

18th September 2011

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Thunderstorms on the Brazilian Horizon |

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Thunderstorms on the Brazilian Horizon |

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Tagged: EarthBrazilThunderstorm

Source: earthobservatory.nasa.gov

27th August 2011

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Behold, Hurricane Irene in all its might and glory |
Stay safe, friends.
[Hi-Res]

Behold, Hurricane Irene in all its might and glory |

Stay safe, friends.

[Hi-Res]

Tagged: HurricaneHurricane IreneIreneEast CoastEarthSatellite Image

2nd August 2011

Link with 24 notes

Trojan Asteroid Found Sharing Earth's Orbit—A First →

Tagged: Trojan AsteroidAsteroidEarth

21st July 2011

Photo reblogged from Astroperlas with 10 notes

astroperlas:

La reentrada del Atlantis vista desde la ISS (NASA).

The Space Shuttle Atlantis re-entry to Earth, as seen from the ISS |

astroperlas:

La reentrada del Atlantis vista desde la ISS (NASA).

The Space Shuttle Atlantis re-entry to Earth, as seen from the ISS |

Tagged: ISSSpace Shuttle AtlantisEarthSpace Shuttle