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This Week's Sky at a Glance: Aug 5 - 13

night time map of the world

Image credit: NASA/NOAA

 

Zeta Ophiuchi: A Star With a Complicated Past

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

 

Hubble Images a Complex Galactic Trio

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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

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Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSI

 

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

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Image credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

 

Hubble Gazes at a Dazzling Star Cluster

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

 

Huge Rings Around a Black Hole

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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

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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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