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Pictures from space! Our image of the dayCancer survivor and civilian astronaut Hayley Arceneaux can be seen floating inside Dragon Crew's dome window

09/17/2021

Deep Astronomy

Indie-pop artist Foxanne's new space-bound single, "I Could Go On," highlights a science center that continues to provide science education to the community amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

09/17/2021

Deep Astronomy

Inspiration4 SpaceX mission carrying indie-pop song to orbitThe all-civilian Inspiration4 crew is carrying a special package to space in their personal equipment — a digital copy of an independent artist's song about finding meaning in existence.

09/17/2021

Space.com

The intermediate-mass black hole in question was caught in the act of swallowing a star, called a tidal disruption event. Dubbed 3XMM J215022.4-055108, the event occured in a star cluster associated with a lenticular galaxy at distance of almost 800 million light-years away. “The fact that we were able to catch this intermediate-mass black hole [...]

09/17/2021

Deep Astronomy

A new two-hour documentary has an exclusive edge on the astronaut's view of space exploration, between a set of extensive international interviews and several minutes of rare footage from inside spacecraft.

09/17/2021

Deep Astronomy

Space Chat! Inspiration4 launches to orbit, Chinese astronauts land back on Earth and so much moreToday (Sept. 17), Space Chat will explore what's new in space, including the successful launch of Inspiration4, the landing of Chinese astronauts back on Earth, some strange science and so much more!

09/17/2021

NatureNews - Space and astronomy - nature.com

Look at some extraordinary views from space and imagine what you’d see if you had the best seat on SpaceX’s Dragon capsule.

09/17/2021

Deep Astronomy

On Sept. 17, 1789, the British astronomer William Herschel discovered Saturn's "Death Star" moon, Mimas. See how it happened in our "On This Day In Space" series!

09/17/2021

Deep Astronomy

SpaceXThe four private astronauts of SpaceX's Inspiration4 crew have shared their first snapshots from their historic first-ever all-civilian space trip and they look thrilled.

09/17/2021

ESA Top News

Week in images: 13 - 17 September 2021Week in images: 13 - 17 September 2021 Discover our week through the lens

09/17/2021