Space

Humans began the physical exploration of space during the 20th century with the advent of high-altitude balloon flights, followed by manned rocket launches. Earth orbit was first achieved by Yuri Gagarin of the Soviet Union in 1961 and unmanned spacecraft have since reached ...

Young Stars in the Small Magellanic Cloud, NGC 346

Young Stars in the Small Magellanic Cloud, NGC 346

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NASA - Noctis Labyrinthus Formation on Mars

NASA - Noctis Labyrinthus Formation on Mars

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Alien World, Gas-Giant Exoplanet Space Art

Alien World, Gas-Giant Exoplanet Space Art

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Dust and the Helix Nebula (NGC 7293)

Dust and the Helix Nebula (NGC 7293)

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Edinburgh, Scotland - Athens of the North

Edinburgh, Scotland - Athens of the North

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ISS Backdropped by Space and Earth

ISS Backdropped by Space and Earth

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Purple Haze in Abell 1689, Massive Cluster of Galaxies

Purple Haze in Abell 1689, Massive Cluster of Galaxies

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Andromeda's Galaxy Active Core

Andromeda's Galaxy Active Core

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NASA - Saturn's Moon Rhea Also May Have Rings

NASA - Saturn's Moon Rhea Also May Have Rings

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NASA - The Cone Nebula and NGC 2264

NASA - The Cone Nebula and NGC 2264

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Stellar Jewel Box - Giant Nebula NGC 3603

Stellar Jewel Box - Giant Nebula NGC 3603

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Apollo 11 Lunar Module Eagle in Lunar Orbit

Apollo 11 Lunar Module Eagle in Lunar Orbit

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Ingredients for Life - Complex Organic Molecules

Ingredients for Life - Complex Organic Molecules

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Mountains of Creation, Spitzer Space Telescope

Mountains of Creation, Spitzer Space Telescope

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Ephemeral Lake Carnegie in Western Australia

Ephemeral Lake Carnegie in Western Australia

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