Sparkly. ✨ LOOK: NASA shares a photo of the Small Magellanic Cloud, one of the Milky Way's closest galactic neighbors. The galaxy is so bright that it is visible to the unaided eye from the Southern Hemisphere and near the equator. Photo from NASA's Facebook page
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"Twinkle twinkle little star, how I wonder what you are?" Have you ever looked at the night sky and wondered how many stars you could see? Take a look at the Milky Way seen from the "Heaven on Earth" -- Pakistan's Deosai National Park#AsiaAlbum
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These long-exposure pics from the station show the Milky Way above the atmospheric glow blanketing Earth's horizon. More pics...
An astrophotographer has clicked an exceptional video, wherein we can feel the rotation of the earth Using a tracking mount, aligned with North Star, he kept clicking images every 12 seconds for the next 3 hours. The camera is looking at the same portion of the Milky Way Fab!
The Hubble Space Telescope has given us a new image of a nursery for stars in a nearby galaxy to the Milky Way. ✨ Have questions about this new image? Leave them in the comments below! Join Hubble experts later today from 2-4 p.m. EDT for a Q&A.
When we talk about the enormity of the cosmos?, it’s easy to toss out big numbers, but far more difficult to wrap our minds around how large, far & numerous celestial bodies really are. Join us for a cosmic journey to see the size of our Milky Way galaxy:
Photo of the Day: The Milky Way Viewed From the International Space Station! via @NASA