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Astronomy Picture of the Day: Northern Lights and Noctilucent Clouds

Skies after the near-solstice sunset on June 17 are reflected in this calm lake.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Mars Engulfed

What's happened to Mars? In 2001, Mars underwent a tremendous planet-wide dust storm

Astronomy Picture of the Day: The View Toward M101

Big, beautiful spiral galaxy M101 is one of the last entries in Charles Messier's famous catalog, but definitely not one of the least.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Magellanic Mountain

Flanked by satellite galaxies of the Milky Way a volcanic peak rises from this rugged horizon.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Dragon Aurora over Norway

What's that in the sky? An aurora.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Painting with Jupiter

Brush strokes of Jupiter's signature atmospheric bands and vortices form this planetary post-impressionist work of art

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Cyclones at Jupiter's North Pole

Juno's Jovian Infrared Auroral Mapper data was used to construct this stunning view of cyclones at Jupiter's North Pole

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Alborz Mountain Star Trails

Colourful star trails arc through the night in this wide-angle mountain and skyscape

Tips and Techniques for Photographing the Northern Lights


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