NASA Image of the Day

NASA Image of the Day
Signs of Ships in the Clouds
Ships churning through the Atlantic Ocean produced this patchwork of bright, criss-crossing cloud trails off the coast of Portugal and Spain.
(2018-1-24 03:06:00)
NASA Image of the Day
Prepping the Parker Solar Probe for Space
At NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, the Parker Solar Probe is lowered into the 40-foot-tall thermal vacuum chamber. The thermal vacuum chamber simulates the harsh conditions that the spacecraft will experience on its journey through space, including near-vacuum conditions and severe hot and cold temperatures.
(2018-1-20 01:05:00)
NASA Image of the Day
Jupiter’s Swirling South Pole
This image of Jupiter’s swirling south polar region was captured by NASA’s Juno spacecraft as it neared completion of its tenth close flyby of the gas giant planet.
(2018-1-19 04:35:00)
NASA Image of the Day
Even in the Desert
For the second time in three years, snow has accumulated in the desert near the northern Algerian town of Aïn Séfra.
(2018-1-18 00:37:00)
NASA Image of the Day
Three of the 'Thirty-Five New Guys'
On January 16, 1978, NASA announces the first astronaut class in nine years, which included the first African Americans.
(2018-1-17 00:08:00)