Behold an Aurora Over the Southern Skies

​A vivid aurora streams over the Earth as the International Space Station orbited 274 miles above…

Mars Sample Return Artist's Concept

Concept for a set of future robots working together to ferry back samples from the surface…

Lucy Mission Set to Launch to Study Trojan Asteroids

With the Lucy spacecraft aboard, a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket is seen as it…

PIA24902: Backup at Ports of LA and Long Beach

           Target: Earth Mission:  Terra Instrument:  ASTER Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech Click here for original…

Lucy: Inspiration and Asteroids

NASA’s Lucy mission will explore a record-breaking number of asteroids. Click here for original…

Like Monsters in the Sky

A violent and chaotic-looking mass of gas and dust is seen in this Hubble Space Telescope…

PIA24869: Daintree National Park, Australia

           Target: Earth Mission:  Terra Instrument:  ASTER Image Credit: NASA/METI/AIST/Japan Space Systems, and U.S./Japan ASTER Science Team…

PIA24210: Hurricane Ida, August 27, 2021

           Target: Earth Mission:  ECOSTRESS Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech Click here for original story, PIA24210:…

PIA24209: Glass Fire, September 27, 2020

           Target: Earth Mission:  ECOSTRESS Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech Click here for original story, PIA24209:…

Smile! You're on the International Space Station

The seven-member Expedition 65 crew gathered for a portrait inside the International Space Station. …