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NASA’s Cassini spacecraft currently orbiting Saturn has captured a breathtaking new image of Enceladus, the sixth-largest of the gas giant’s moons. The image was captured using Cassini’s narrow-angle camera in visible light in November 2016. The view was obtained at a distance of approximately 41,000 miles (66,000 km) from Enceladus. Enceladus was discovered on August [...]

03/07/2017

NASA Image of the Day

A Mass of Viscous Flow FeaturesViscous, lobate flow features are commonly found at the bases of slopes in the mid-latitudes of Mars, and are often associated with gullies.

03/07/2017

Space.com

The NASA spacecraft that could one day help ferry humans to Mars is scheduled to undergo a parachute test tomorrow (March 8).

03/07/2017

Space.com

Daphnis, one of Saturn's moons orbiting within the planet's rings, has an interesting effect on the A ring.

03/07/2017

Space.com

Chanel launched a line of space-themed fashion — and a custom Chanel rocket — at Paris Fashion Week in Paris on Tuesday (March 7).

03/07/2017

Space.com

Billionaire Jeff Bezos' spaceflight company Blue Origin has secured its first satellite customer for its orbital rocket, New Glenn. A new video illustrates how the reusable rocket will launch, deliver a payload and land its first stage booster.

03/07/2017

Space.com

Evidence of iron-eating microbes that existed earlier in Earth's infancy than previously known offers clues about where and what to look for in seeking signs of life elsewhere in space.

03/07/2017

ESA Operations

Revisit #Sentinel2Go From ESA’s mission control in Germany, watch the replay of the #Sentinel2Go event to celebrate the launch of the second satellite for the Sentinel-2 ‘colour vision’ mission

03/07/2017

ESA Operations

Full launch coverage Watch the replay of the full Sentinel-2B launch coverage from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana on 7 March

03/07/2017

ESA Space Transportation

Sentinel-2B in orbit The ESA-developed Sentinel-2B satellite was launched today, doubling the coverage of high-resolution optical imaging in the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission

03/07/2017