This self-portrait of NASA's Curiosity Rover was taken at Namib Dune on January 19, 2016 (sol 1,228) and is made up of 57 images. The rover's arm is not visible since the camera used to take the images is mounted on the end of it.
Insight took it's first selfie on December 11, 2018. Listen to the Martian wind blow across the spacecraft’s seismometer and air pressure sensors as they picked up vibrations from 10-15 mph (16-24 kph) winds in Mars’ Elysium Planitia region.
The Spitzer Infrared Space Telescope finds a planet that is 13,000 light years away. The orange circle is our ground telescope's normal area of study while the orange cone was the Kepler Planet Hunting Telescope's field of view.
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Discovery and Assignment of Elements with Atomic Numbers 113, 115, 117, and 118. IUPAC announces the verification of the discoveries of four new chemical elements: The 7th period of the periodic table of elements is complete. For a brief history on the development of this table visit Setting the Table.
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All known asteroids inside the orbit of Jupiter as of 2018 can be seen here.