Category: astronomy

TODAY IN HISTORY: Planet Jupiter, observed by …

TODAY IN HISTORY: Planet Jupiter, observed by NASA’s Voyager 2 space probe on June 23, 1979.

TODAY IN HISTORY: Planet Jupiter, observed by …

TODAY IN HISTORY: Planet Jupiter, observed by NASA’s Voyager 2 space probe on June 23, 1979.

TODAY IN HISTORY: Planet Jupiter, observed by …

TODAY IN HISTORY: Planet Jupiter, observed by NASA’s Voyager 2 space probe on June 23, 1979.

ON THIS DAY: Behold Titan and Rhea, the larges…

ON THIS DAY: Behold Titan and Rhea, the largest and second largest of Saturn’s moons, observed by the Cassini space probe on June 16, 2011.

(NASA/JPL)

Amazing Saturn, glimpsed by the Cassini space …

Amazing Saturn, glimpsed by the Cassini space probe on June 14, 2013.

ON THIS DAY: Spectacular Saturn, observed by t…

ON THIS DAY: Spectacular Saturn, observed by the Cassini space probe on June 14, 2016.

(Kevin Gill)

ON THIS DAY: The north pole of Saturn, observe…

ON THIS DAY: The north pole of Saturn, observed by the Cassini space probe on June 14, 2016. Assembled by Kevin Gill using various infrared filtered images.

TODAY IN HISTORY: Planet Jupiter, observed by …

TODAY IN HISTORY: Planet Jupiter, observed by NASA’s Voyager 2 space probe on June 11, 1979.

The Sun, as of June 8, 2018.

The Sun, as of June 8, 2018.

Our beautiful planet Earth, with a view of the…

Our beautiful planet Earth, with a view of the Pacific southwest of Hawaii, photographed from the Gemini 4 spacecraft on June 4, 1965.

(NASA/ASU)