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Pillars of Creation

NASA image release April 22, 2010 This Hubble photo is of a small portion of one of the largest seen star-birth regions …

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Fermi Bubble Graphic

NASA image release November 9, 2010 To view a video about this story go to: www.flickr.com/photos/gsfc/5162413062 From end to end, the gamma-ray …

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Mountains on the Moon

On the Earth, we are taught that mountains form over millions of years, the result of gradual shifting and colliding plates. On …

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The Depths of Mare Ingenii

NASA image release June 17, 2010 Impact craters are visible everywhere on the moon, but pits are rare. This pit in Mare …

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Merging Sunspots close up

One core area of Sunspot 1117 emerged, and then edged over and merged with another core area over three days (Oct. 25-27, …

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Moon Seen From the East

NASA image release September 9, 2010 LROC Wide Angle Camera (WAC) view of the Moon seen from 90° east longitude. Half the …