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Image of the Day: A Mesmerizing Cloud of Interstellar Dust

  • Published: Feb 28th, 2012

A giant cloud of interstellar dust, lit up by the glow of a nearby star.

Image of the Day: Like Giant Sandtraps. Only Wetter

  • Published: Feb 15th, 2012

A system of ephemeral freshwater lakes act as an artificial flood overflow system for the Darling River in Australia.

Image the Day: Full Moon Over Washington

  • Published: Feb 9th, 2012

A U.S. Marine Corps helicopter flies through the skies with the picture-perfect backdrop of a full moon and the Capitol.

Image of the Day: Braving the Blizzard in Europe

  • Published: Feb 7th, 2012

A woman braves the cold in Macedonia even though temperatures in Europe have dropped to as low as -20°F

Image of the Day: The Iconic Blue Marble, Part 2

  • Published: Feb 6th, 2012

An Eastern Hemisphere companion to the wildly popular "Blue Marble" image of Earth released last week.

Image of the Day: A Soothing View of Green and Blue

  • Published: Feb 5th, 2012

A NASA instrument captures this soothing image illustrating the locations where incoming solar energy is reflected back to space

Image of the Day: A Crack Across the Pine Island Glacier

  • Published: Feb 4th, 2012

A massive crack extending for 19 miles across the Pine Island Glacier in Antarctica was discovered by NASA scientists.

Image of the Day: Moss May Explain Earth’s Mini Ice Ages

  • Published: Feb 3rd, 2012

According to researchers, the invasion of the land by primitive moss-like plants was a pivotal time in our history.