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This Week's Sky at a Glance: September 9-17

night time map of the world

Image credit: NASA/NOAA


Zeta Ophiuchi: A Star With a Complicated Past


Image credit: X-ray: NASA/CXC/Dublin Inst. Advanced Studies/S. Green et al.; Infrared: NASA/JPL/Spitzer


Hubble Images a Complex Galactic Trio


Image credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA, W. Keel


Vortices Near Jupiter’s North Pole

Image data: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS
Image processing by Brian Swift © CC BY


James Webb Telescope Reveals Highly Distant Galaxies

Image credit: NASA, ESA, CSA and STScI


NASA’s Perseverance Studies the Wild Winds of Jezero Crater


Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSI


NASA’s DAVINCI Mission To Take the Plunge Through Massive Atmosphere of Venus


Image credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center


Hubble Gazes at a Dazzling Star Cluster

Hubble-Dazzling Star Cluster.jpg

Image credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA, F. Ferraro


Huge Rings Around a Black Hole


Image credit: X-ray: NASA/CXC/U.Wisc-Madison/S. Heinz et al.; Optical/IR: Pan-STARR


Scientists explain why Uranus and Neptune are different colors


Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/B. Jónsson


More Items of Interest:


Apollo 1 Monument Dedication

NASA Moon Mission Set to Break Record in Navigation Signal Test

Unknown Structure in Galaxy Revealed by High Contrast Imaging

LISA reaches a crucial milestone

NASA Partners with Industry for New Spacewalking, Moonwalking Services

Super-Earth exoplanet orbiting nearby star discovered

First Images From NASA’s Webb Space Telescope Coming Soon

in Spanish: Las primeras imágenes del telescopio espacial Webb de la NASA llegarán pronto


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