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NASA's SDO Captures a Monster Prominence

NASA image captured Feb. 24, 2011 To see an image showing the size of the prominence in comparison to the size of earth click here. To view a video of this event go to: www.flickr.com/photos/gsfc/5483193591 When a rather large-sized (M 3.6 class) flare occurred near the edge of the Sun, it blew out a gorgeous, waving mass of erupting plasma that swirled and twisted over a 90-minute period (Feb. 24, 2011). This event was captured in extreme ultraviolet light by NASA's Solar Dynamics…

Uranus as seen by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope in – www.spacetelesc… Uranus as seen by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope in – www. Cosmos, Hubble Space Telescope, Space And Astronomy, Space Planets, Uranus, Ciel Nocturne, Planets And Moons, Deep Space, Space Exploration

Spiritual Psychology by Edward Traversa

Article on Psychology, Spirituality and Psychotherapy to help get the most from life.

humanoidhistory: “A spectral view of planet Mercury composed from data captured by the Mercury Atmosphere and Surface Composition Spectrometer (MASCS) instrument aboard NASA’s MESSENGER space probe. Cosmos, Space Planets, Space And Astronomy, Nasa Space, Planet Tattoo, Planets And Moons, My Sun And Stars, The Sun, Andromeda Galaxy

Messenger reveals close-ups of Mercury's sun-scorched surface

Nasa has combined images taken by the probe's Visual and Infrared Spectrometer (Virs) to reveal distinct features on the planet such as volcanic vents and fresh craters.

NASA will discuss new results about ocean worlds in our solar system from the agency’s Cassini spacecraft and the Hubble Space Telescope during a news briefing 2 p. Cosmos, Saturns Moons, Planets And Moons, Space And Astronomy, Hubble Space, Our Solar System, Amazing Spaces, Deep Space, Space Travel

Pluto's Giant Moon Charon May Have Had a Buried Ocean

If the icy surface of Pluto's giant moon Charon is cracked, analysis of the fractures could reveal if its interior was warm, perhaps warm enough to have maintained a subterranean ocean of liquid water, according to a new NASA-funded study....

This true colour image of the giant planet Jupiter, by NASA and ESAs Hubble Space Telescope, reveals the impact sites of fragments D and G from Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 (Credit: H. Hammel, MIT and NASA/ESA). Cosmos, Hubble Space Telescope, Space And Astronomy, Nasa Space, Space Photos, Space Images, Planets And Moons, E Mc2, Our Solar System

True colour image of impact zones D and G

True colour image of impact zones D and G

Space Facts Mars is the fourth planet from the Sun. Named after the Roman god of war, and often described as the “Red Planet” due to its reddish appearance. Mars is a terrestrial planet with a thin atmosphere composed primarily of carbon dioxide. Mars Planet, Astronomy Facts, Space And Astronomy, Cosmos, Planets And Moons, Science Notes, Space Facts, Our Solar System, Solar System Planets

A Hitchhiker's Guide to Space & Plasma Physics

Mars is the fourth planet from the Sun. Named after the Roman god of war, and often described as the “Red Planet” due to its reddish appearance. Mars is a terrestrial planet with a thin atmosphere...

Venus is planet from the Sun and second brightest object in the night sky after the Moon. Venus is named after the Roman goddess of love and beauty, and is the second largest terrestrial planet, sometimes referred to as the Earth’s sister planet due to Space Planets, Space And Astronomy, Nasa, Cosmos, Planeta Venus, Astronomy Facts, Planets And Moons, Space Facts, Our Solar System

A Hitchhiker's Guide to Space & Plasma Physics

Venus is the second planet from the Sun and is the second brightest object in the night sky after the Moon. Named after the Roman goddess of love and beauty, Venus is the second largest terrestrial...

Jupiter’s moon Io and its tiny shadow sweep across the giant planet’s face back in as snapped by the Hubble Space Telescope. Credit: John Spencer (Lowell Observatory) and NASA Sistema Solar, Hubble Pictures, Hubble Images, Cosmos, Hubble Space Telescope, Space And Astronomy, Telescope Images, Astronomy Science, Space Planets

Jupiter’s moon Io and its tiny shadow sweep across the giant planet’s face back in 1999, as snapped by the Hubble Space Telescope. Credit: John Spencer (Lowell Observatory) and NASA

Saturn is the sixth planet from the Sun and is named after the Roman god of wealth. Saturn is the second largest planet in the solar system and is best known for its fabulous rings. The rings were not. Cosmos, Space Planets, Space And Astronomy, Nasa, Saturn Planet, Astronomy Facts, Planets And Moons, Dwarf Planet, Deep Space

A Hitchhiker's Guide to Space & Plasma Physics

Saturn is the sixth planet from the Sun and is named after the Roman god of wealth. Saturn is the second largest planet in the solar system and is best known for its fabulous rings. The rings were not...

Jupiter is the fifth planet from the Sun and is the largest planet in the solar system, like the other four outer planets Jupiter is a gas giant. Jupiter is named after the king of the Roman gods –. Cosmos, Space Planets, Space And Astronomy, Astronomy Stars, Nasa, Moon Orbit, Astronomy Facts, Planets And Moons, Gas Giant

A Hitchhiker's Guide to Space & Plasma Physics

Jupiter is the fifth planet from the Sun and is the largest planet in the solar system, like the other four outer planets Jupiter is a gas giant. Jupiter is named after the king of the Roman gods –...

“ Mercury is the closest planet to the Sun and due to its proximity it is not easily seen except during twilight. For every two orbits of the Sun Mercury completes three rotations about its axis and up until 1965 it was thought that the same side of. Cosmos, Nasa, Space Planets, Space And Astronomy, Astronomy Facts, Planets And Moons, Dwarf Planet, Space Facts, Science Facts

Planet and Solar System Gifs - Space Facts

Someone, specifically @SpacePlasma, has created a fantastic set of set of gifs on their tumblr using the planet profiles from from Space Facts and they

Pluto is the second closest dwarf planet to the Sun and is also the second most massive dwarf planet. It is possible that either Pluto is the largest dwarf planet but Pluto's atmosphere makes it is. Cosmos, Pluto Dwarf Planet, Astronomy Science, Planets And Moons, Space Facts, Our Solar System, Space Travel, Space Exploration, Science And Nature

Ceres & Pluto Dwarf Planet Gifs - Space Facts

Inspired by @spaceplasma’s solar system gifs I have had a go at a few of my own (completely ripped them off) for a few of solar system objects

(・ε・) - Anastasia Bauer - (・ε・) spaceplasma: “ Planets of Our Solar System “ Our solar system officially has eight planets and one star: the Sun. The discovery of an object larger than Pluto in 2005 rekindled the debate over whether. Cosmos, Nasa, Space Planets, Space And Astronomy, Eclipse Solar, Neptune, Planets And Moons, Dwarf Planet, Space Facts

Planets of Our Solar System

Our solar system officially has eight planets and one star: the Sun. The discovery of an object larger than Pluto in 2005 rekindled the debate over whether such objects, belonging to the Kuiper Belt –...

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