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Strawberry Moon over the Temple of Poseidon

Did you see the full moon last night?

Our Galaxy's Magnetic Center

What's the magnetic field like in the center of our Milky Way Galaxy?

Spiral Galaxy M96 from Hubble

Dust lanes seem to swirl around the core of Messier 96 in this colorful, detailed portrait of the center of a beautiful island universe.

The Cave Nebula in Infrared from Spitzer

What's happening in and around the Cave Nebula?

Jupiter Abyss

What's that black spot on Jupiter?

Reflection Nebula around antares

Reflection Nebula around antares 3.5 h exposure ، canon 6d mod. Tak 180 ed f 2.8 .

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Messier 2

After the Crab Nebula, M1, this giant star cluster is the second entry in 18th century astronomer Charles Messier's famous list of things that are not comets.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Earthrise: A Video Reconstruction

About 12 seconds into this video, something unusual happens.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Red Nebula, Green Comet, Blue Stars

This festively colored skyscape was captured in the early morning hours of December 17, following Comet Wirtanen's closest approach to planet Earth. The comet was just visible to the eye.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Arp 188 and the Tadpole's Tail

Why does this galaxy have such a long tail? In this stunning vista, based on image data from the Hubble Legacy Archive, distant galaxies form a dramatic backdrop for disrupted spiral galaxy Arp 188, the Tadpole Galaxy.

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