121 megapixel shot of Earth. Not a composite. One shot. Gorgeous.

This is THE definitive image of planet Earth: Satellite captures all of our globe in one stunning, 121million-megapixel shot

This magnificent image is a portrait of the Earth taken in one single shot. At 121 megapixels, it is the highest resolution image of the planet ever and was taken by the geostationary Russian weather satellite the Electro-L.

Moon Phase Flip book: http://www.lpi.usra.edu/education/space_days/activities/moon/documents/Moon_Phases_Flip_Book.pdf

Lunar calendar for 2018 with the moon phases. The phases between 1960 and 2040 can be displayed.

Funny pictures of the day (33 pics) some of these are pretty clever! I could use the umbrella with the satellite dish!!!

This is what my life would be if my dad and Pete "fixed" things their way!

See Explanation.  Clicking on the picture will download   the highest resolution version available.

See Explanation. Clicking on the picture will download the highest resolution version available.

Satellite Pictures Of Cities Around The World - Geography Quiz

Can You Name the City Based on Its Satellite Photo?

Satellite Pictures Of Cities Around The World - Geography Quiz

Magnificent NASA pictures of Earth from space (with post-prod work from Anton Balazh)

La NASA dévoile de superbes photos de la Terre vue de l’Espace

Pretty Baby

Pretty Baby

funny caption so then this happened water whales found on Jupiter by Indian Satellite found in Arabian Sea

#atmosphere

17 Nebula Shapes You Didn't Know Existed

The Eagle Has Risen: Stellar Spire in the Eagle Nebula. A billowing tower of gas and dust rises from the stellar nursery known as the Eagle Nebula. This small piece of the Eagle Nebula is 57 trillion miles long trillion km).

The Week's Coolest Space Images | Every day satellites are zooming through space snapping incredible pictures of Earth the solar system and outer space. Here are the highlights from this week. | #Funnism

The Week's Coolest Space Images

The Week's Coolest Space Images | Every day satellites are zooming through space snapping incredible pictures of Earth the solar system and outer space. Here are the highlights from this week. | #Funnism

Jupiter and it’s moon, IO

Io: Moon Over Jupiter 8 April 2012 Astronomy Picture of the Day This Cassini photo shows Jupiter's moon, Io. Io is the most volcanic body in the solar system and is about the size of Earth's moon.

33 Unbelievable Places To Visit Before You Die,  Oh to look upon even a few of these sights with my own eyes would be truly moving I've no doubt.  Plane Eartht is so incredibly beautiful and diverse - how can so many people treat it so badly?

33 Unbelievable Places To Visit Before You Die

Salar de Uyuni marks the location of the world's largest salt flats, which can be found in southwest Bolivia. This stunning image captures the Uyuni Salt Flats right after rainfall. The salt crystals reflect puffy white clouds like an enormous mirror.

On August 31, 2012 the Sun threw a major tantrum. It started with a vast arc of material towering over its surface, a stream of plasma flowing between two sunspots. Sometimes these collapse back down to the Sun’s surface, but this one exploded, blasting hundreds of millions of tons of material out into space.    SDO captured this ridiculously awesome picture of the arc just before it erupted!

On August 2012 the Sun threw a major tantrum. It started with a vast arc of material towering over its surface, a stream of plasma flowing between two sunspots. Sometimes these collapse back down to the Suns surface, but this one exploded, blasting hun

NASA's MESSENGER Satellite Captures Spectacular Color Mosaic of Mercury | by NASA Goddard Photo and Video

NASA's Messenger Satellite Captures Spectacular Color Mosaic of Mercury. NASA's Messenger Satellite doesn't realise that the spectacular color mosaic of mercury is our communications working swimmingly.

Earth at night showing city lights and areas of greater population. From NASA's Astronomy Picture

Earth at night

The Earth at Night. Where can we go to see the stars with all this light pollution?

Near the outskirts of the Small Magellanic Cloud, a satellite galaxy some 200 thousand light-years distant, lies 5 million year young star cluster NGC 602.

The young star cluster NGC 602 in the Small Magellanic Cloud, a satellite galaxy to the Milky Way. This picture covers a region about 200 light years across, and the galaxies seen in the background are hundreds of millions of miles further from us.

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