This view from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft looks toward Saturn’s icy moon Dione, with giant Saturn and its rings in the background, just prior to the mission’s final close approach to the moon on August - Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute
Icy Mountains of Pluto New close-up images of a region near Pluto’s equator reveal a giant surprise: a range of youthful mountains. New close-up images of a region near Pluto’s equator reveal a giant surprise: a range of youthful mountains.
Impressive image of the Sun and planets of our system to scale.
► NASA's Curiosity rover has made a startling discovery. It's found the first organic molecules on the Red Planet. The findings could mean that there was once life on the planet--or could simply be the result of chemical reactions.
A newly-released photo of Pluto shows the dwarf planet like you've never seen it before – shining in a rainbow of vivid colors. Released by NASA, the 'Psychedelic Pluto' image is the latest in a series of photographs taken by the New Horizons spacecraft.