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On one late-spring afternoon, the HiRISE camera snapped this picture of a towering dust devil in the Amazonia Planitia region on Mars. The plume is about 100 feet across and more than half a mile high!

Epically awesome photos of Mars

The Serpent Dust Devil of Mars // A towering dust devil casts a serpentine shadow over the Martian surface in this image acquired by the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.

Mind blown

Mind blown

It just 'accidently' makes the symbol of infinity! perfect since in symbolism, the sun symbols Christ, the moon the Church. ~ mw ~ Fixed position photograph of the sun, taken at the same time of day over a year. Looks like the infinity symbol!

Flowing Barchan Sand Dunes on Mars    Image Credit: HiRISE, MRO, LPL (U. Arizona), NASA     (n-a-s-a)    SOURCE: apod.nasa.go

“ Flowing Barchan Sand Dunes on Mars Image Credit: HiRISE, MRO, LPL (U. Arizona), NASA ” Explanation: When does Mars act like a liquid? Although liquids freeze and evaporate quickly into the thin.

NASA's Apollo Program - During the Apollo program of the 1960s and '70s, NASA sent nine missions to the Moon. Six of them landed astronauts safely on the surface, the only times humans have visited another world.


One of the first steps taken on the Moon, this is an image of Buzz Aldrin's bootprint from the Apollo 11 mission. Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the Moon on July Image # : Date: July 1969

crashinglybeautiful: “ The radiant meteor storm of 9 October Larousse Encyclopedia of Astronomy ”

Milky Way

Milky Way

26 Pictures Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence. The universe, man… THE UNIVERSE. | buzzfeed

26 Pictures That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence

How I wish I could see this many stars at night, instead of the five I get on a clear night. : (

A Transcendentalist place to go is a place where you can look at the stars. The trees in this picture represent how people reach for the stars. A peaceful and quiet place like this is definitely a transcendentalist location.

Perseids Meteor Shower - Northern California

Perseids Meteor Shower, Milky Way 2012 - Northern California "The heavens declare the glory of God.

Death By Black HoleA poem by Neil deGrasse Tyson, My Favorite Universe (Lectures)  In a feet first diveto this cosmic abyss  You will not survivebecause you surely will not miss  The tidal forces of gravity will create quite a calamity when you’re stretched head to toeAre you sure you wanna go?  Your body’s atoms - you’ll see them - will enter one by oneThe singularity will eat ‘em, and of course, you won’t be having fun

Researchers are attempting to create an Earth-size virtual instrument called the Event Horizon Telescope; a worldwide network of radio telescopes powerful enough to snap a picture of the supermassive black hole at the heart of our Milky Way galaxy.

#NASA The planet, Uranus. Its 27 moons are named after the characters from the works of William Shakespeare and Alexander Pope.

This image from the Hubble Space Telescope clearly shows the equatorial rings of Uranus, a southern cloud deck and a bright cloud in the northern hemisphere. Uranus is unique in that its axis is tilted to align with the solar system elliptic plane.

Nebula of Stars and Colorful Gas - Long, Tall, Vertical Pins #nebula #Astronomy

Nebula of Stars and Colorful Gas - Long, Tall, Vertical Pins #nebula #Astronomy

"Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion..." (Rumi)

Star Cluster Pismis NGC Pismis 24 hangs over NGC a nebula about 8000 ly away in Scorpius. This picture showed that the brightest star in the cluster is in fact two stars in a tight binary orbit. Each star is about 100 times the Sun's mass.

Snapshots from Space: A snapshot of Voyager 1's departure from Jupiter

Jupiter's crescent Voyager 1 looked back toward Jupiter on March 1979 to take the images for this color view of its shrinking crescent. Credit: NASA / JPL / color composite by Emily Lakdawalla