Icy Face of Enceladus This face-on colour view of Enceladus was taken by the international Cassini spacecraft on 31 January from a distance of 81 000 km, and processed by amateur astronomer Gordan Ugarković. Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSI/G.
his set of images from NASA's Cassini mission shows the turbulent power of a monster Saturn storm. The visible-light image in the back, obtained on Feb. by Cassini's imaging camera, shows the turbulent clouds churning across the face of Saturn.
Chelyabinsk Meteorite - Cosmos Interacting with humans - The trail of a falling object is seen above a residential apartment block in the Urals city of Chelyabinsk, on February Photo / Oleg Kargopolov)
Astronomers using NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope are making weather maps of an exotic class of exoplanets called "hot Jupiters." What they're finding is wilder than anything we experience here in our own solar system.