NASA recently celebrated the Opportunity rover’s tenth year on Mars. And it is still doing science today.
In Saturn’s Rings is an independent space film for IMAX theaters, coming Spring 2014, using photos of the solar system taken from spacecraft. Prepare to be awestruck. Trailer below:
This November, recently discovered Comet ISON could become a spectacular sight in the sky–or it could be barely visible to the naked eye like March’s Comet PANSTARRS. NASA recently released a new photo of the comet, still far away from the sun. (via io9)
An asteroid (called 2012 DA14) is going to flyby very close to the earth (closer than many communications satellites) tomorrow. Watch NASA TV to get a live feed of the event, starting at 11:00 am 1:00 pm (UPDATED) Central time and ending at 1:30 pm Central time but the main event starts at 8:00 pm Central time.… Read More Asteroid Fly-by Friday (Feb 15)
From the NASA Solar Dynamics Observatory, a beautiful clip of the transit of Venus: