Tag Archive: Galaxies

Top 10 NASA Pics From January



” NASA has released some stunning images this month, and here are the top 10 most incredible visuals published online in January, ranging from pics of snow-covered deserts to a galaxy found in the Milky way.

NASA has long been known for being a digital pioneer, often making photos and videos available as soon as possible. Online, their pics are readily available with complete descriptions and fall under the public domain copyright (NASA is a government agency).”
This new view of the historical supernova remnant Cassiopeia A  located 11 000 light-years away  was...

“This new view of the historical supernova remnant Cassiopeia A, located 11,000 light-years away, was taken by NASA’s Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array, or NuSTAR. Blue indicates the highest energy X-ray light, where NuSTAR has made the first resolved image ever of this source”

Daily Video 1.22.13

How Many Stars Are There?

“See 2299 Exoplanets in One Video”

  “A couple huge data visualization projects are bringing the universe into your computer monitor.”

  “Finding it difficult to wrap your mind around the immensity of the universe? With thousands of known exoplanet candidates and billions and trillions of stars out there, things can get overwhelming. But a couple of new visualizations of space can help.”

Check out the videos … Very cool stuff .