Category: planet

ON THIS DAY: Planet Jupiter, observed by the J…

ON THIS DAY: Planet Jupiter, observed by the Juno probe on December 11, 2016.

Lovely Neptune, observed by NASA’s Voyager 2 p…

Lovely Neptune, observed by NASA’s Voyager 2 probe on August 17, 1989.

Beautiful false-color image of Neptune, observ…

Beautiful false-color image of Neptune, observed by Voyager 2 in 1989.

(NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory)

Planet Earth on this in 1966, as seen from spa…

Planet Earth on this in 1966, as seen from space during the Gemini 12 mission. 

TODAY IN HISTORY: Planet Saturn, observed by t…

TODAY IN HISTORY: Planet Saturn, observed by the Voyager 1 space probe on November 11, 1980.

Looking at Earth from the cargo bay of the Spa…

Looking at Earth from the cargo bay of the Space Shuttle Discovery during mission STS-95, October 29-November 7, 1998.

The rings of Saturn and moon Enceladus, observ…

The rings of Saturn and moon Enceladus, observed by the Cassini space probe on October 28, 2015. (NASA)

Awe-inspiring Saturn, observed by the Cassini …

Awe-inspiring Saturn, observed by the Cassini probe on October 28, 2016.

Jupiter, observed by the Juno space probe on O…

Jupiter, observed by the Juno space probe on October 24, 2017.

The Great Red Spot of Jupiter, observed by Voy…

The Great Red Spot of Jupiter, observed by Voyager 1 on March 4, 1979.