Salar de Uyuni Salt Flat, It's the world's largest salt flat, located in Bolivia. During the rainy season (roughly between January and April), a shallow layer of water accumulates on the surface and turns it into a mirror of the heavens.
amazing-rock-stars-galaxies-science Article: NASA’s newest lunar probe has officially begun its mission to study the moon’s tenuous atmosphere like never before, as well as track how dust moves across the lunar sky.
Herschel space telescope shuts down April After more than three years in orbit, the most powerful infrared telescope ever flown in space has ceased scientific operations after the last of the liquid helium used to supercool its instruments ran out.
Atmosphere of the Moon - This picture was taken with the Clementine spacecraft, when the sun was behind the moon. The white area on the edge of the moon is the Lunar Horizon Glow, and the bright dot at the top is the planet Venus.