The sparkling centerpiece of Hubble’s silver anniversary fireworks is a giant cluster of about stars called Westerlund Credits: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA), A. Nota (ESA/STScI), and the Westerlund 2 Science Team
This image of comet marks the first touchdown point of the Philae lander of the European Space Agency's Rosetta mission. The image was taken by the OSIRIS camera on the Rosetta orbiter on Sept. nearly two months before Philae's Nov.
Titan’s swirling polar cloud is cold and toxic / The international Cassini mission has revealed that a giant, toxic cloud is hovering over the south pole of Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, after the atmosphere has cooled in a dramatic fashion.
(we're the red dot) Laniakea is Hawaiian for "immeasurable heaven", mapped only in 2014 using velocities, this is our home of the Milky Way spiral galaxy & other galaxies as our neighbours in a galactic supercluster
The Opportunity rover, which landed on planet Mars in now holds the off-Earth (moon and Mars) roving distance record with 25 miles of driving, beating previous record-holder, the Soviet Union's Lunokhod
The comet photo by Rosetta’s OSIRIS narrow-angle camera in August 2014 from a distance of 285 km. The comet is about 4 km in diameter with a rotating period of hours. It is moving through space at a speed of km per hour.