As we sunset this weekly series, we take a farewell tour of the outer planets—and pay tribute to one of the most famous last looks at Earth.
NASA’s Juno orbiter, along with its Hubble and Gemini telescopes, will help scientists better understand the planet’s atmosphere.
Before it crashed onto Saturn, the spacecraft captured images of the most photogenic planet in our Solar System.
Despite a surface marked with so-called “chaos terrain,” we’re set to explore whether or not it’ll be possible to live on Jupiter’s moon.
Every year on the telescope’s birthday, we’re the ones who get a gift: a brilliant and never-before-seen snapshot of the cosmos.
Earth’s topography comes to resemble that of an alien world when viewed under different wavelengths.
The ill-fated mission is a testament to NASA’s ability to overcome an unfortunate series of events, even while in space.
Our natural satellite has inspired great writers for centuries. So we’ve paired these images with verses from literary stargazers—can you guess them?
Earth aside, all the planets in our solar system were named after Greek and Roman gods.