Distant ALMA antenna - This image shows ALMA antennas on distant pads with the central antennas in the background. More information: http://www.eso.org/public/images/ann14069a/ Credit: ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO)/S. Otarola
From Pluto to Mars, check out the most gorgeous space photos of 2015.
THE big question . there is water on Mars but are there hot tubs? A primitive ocean on Mars held more water than Earth’s Arctic Ocean, and covered a greater portion of the planet’s surface than the Atlantic Ocean does on Earth
Wild Duck Cluster (Messier ~ Open cluster or galactic cluster, located around 6000 light-years away in the constellation of Scutum (The Shield). The Wide Field Imager on the MPG/ESO telescope at ESO’s La Silla Observatory in Chile has take
Active Galactic Nuclei - Merging X-ray data (blue) from NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory with microwave (orange) and visible images reveals the jets and radio-emitting lobes emanating from Centaurus A's central black hole.
Rainbow skies | This breathtaking view of ESO’s Paranal Observatory reveals a spectacular night scene over part of ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT), the observatory’s most famous resident. More information: https://www.eso.org/public/images/potw1816a/ Credit: P. Horálek/ESO
The Milky Way - 84 Million Stars in 9 Billion Pixels via petapixel: The image is a composite of thousands of photos shot by the VISTA survey camera by Astronomers at the European Southern Observatory’s Paranal Observatory in Chile.
A primitive ocean on Mars held more water than Earth’s Arctic Ocean, and covered a greater portion of the planet’s surface than the Atlantic Ocean does on Earth, according to new results published today.
The Royal Observatory, Greenwich, London founded in The site of the Prime Meridian as well as the origin of Greenwich Mean Time, now the Observatory's historic buildings house a museum of astronomy, navigation and timekeeping as well as the Weller
Back on earth this stunning night sky is over the La Silla Observatory in Chile. [OS] [700x990] https://ift.tt/2I4RDO4