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Photographer captures a ‘once-in-a-lifetime image’ of astronauts spacewalking outside the ISS
The image, made using a consumer telescope, is so detailed you can clearly see two astronauts in it.
Hubble photographs the most distant star ever found
The star, Earendel, is 12.9 billion light-years from Earth and 8.2 billion years older than our solar system.
A modified Pentax 300mm f/4 heads into space aboard a nanosatellite
The lens is a crucial component of Japan's Kitsune 6U satellite and will be used to take high-res photos of Earth.
A fully aligned James Webb Space Telescope snaps its first photo and exceeds ‘every expectation’
NASA has completed aligning the 18 mirror segments on the new James Webb Space Telescope—now the photographic fun begins.
How to ‘focus’ a six-ton space telescope
The James Webb Space Telescope is nearly halfway through its alignment process and already the photos are looking really cool.
This stunning crescent moon was captured by astronauts aboard the ISS with a Nikon D5
It's not only gorgeous, it also provides us a unique view of Earth's atmosphere, with each color representing a different layer.
17 photos of the new James Webb Space Telescope
The new space telescope is scheduled to launch Christmas morning.
NASA probe sends back photos from inside the sun’s atmosphere for the first time ever
The Parker Solar Probe has gone where no probe has gone before—to the sun's outer layers—and even sent back pics to prove it.
China’s Yutu 2 rover discovers a ‘cube’ on the dark side of the moon
Like something out of a Stanley Kubrick movie, a mysterious geometric shape has been spotted on the moon. What is it? We'll know more in a few months.
This telescope will spy distant galaxies using 168 off-the-shelf Canon lenses
The Dragonfly Telephoto Array, a research telescope designed by teams at Yale University and the University of Toronto, will soon get a major upgrade.