NASA Image of the Day

NASA Image of the Day
Edward Gonzales: Advocating for Underserved Communities
Eddie Gonzales works to mentor Native American students and others in underserved communities.
(2019-11-21 18:17:00)
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Stars Are Being Born in the Depths of a Black Hole
In the Phoenix Constellation, astronomers have confirmed the first example of a galaxy cluster where large numbers of stars are being born at its core.
(2019-11-20 05:47:00)
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George Gorospe: From Intern to Research Engineer
Born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico, George Gorospe was taught by his parents to take pride in his Native American heritage.
(2019-11-19 14:39:00)
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Astronauts Complete First Excursion to Repair Cosmic Particle Detector
Station Commander ​​Luca Parmitano of the European Space Agency conducts repairs, while attached to the Canadarm during the first spacewalk to repair the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer.
(2019-11-19 00:36:00)
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Hubble Spots a Curious Spiral
Many galaxies we see through telescopes such as the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, the source of this beautiful image, look relatively similar: spiraling arms, a glowing center, and a mixture of bright specks of star formation and dark ripples of cosmic dust weaving throughout. This galaxy, a spiral galaxy named NGC 772, is no exception.
(2019-11-15 21:30:00)