r/space 12h ago

Discussion All Space Questions thread for week of October 17, 2021

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r/space 14h ago

image/gif Sun in ultraviolet, and yes that's Venus passing in front of our sun! Credit - Nasa Solar Dynamics Observatory

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r/space 15h ago

One of Australia’s first suborbital scientific rockets on its way to the edge of space (1957)

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r/space 8h ago

image/gif A clear night in rural Colorado

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r/space 15h ago

image/gif Andromeda from Suburbia Driveway

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r/space 10h ago

10/03/21 - Colorado - Meteor Fireball

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r/space 15h ago

1874 depiction of lunar mountain Mons Pico from surface view VS how it actually looks like [OC]

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r/space 14h ago

image/gif After waiting for almost 4 months, finally got a clear night and managed to capture the majestic core of our Milkyway galaxy [OC]

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r/space 19h ago

Evening to Milky Way Timelapse

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r/space 1d ago

image/gif Lucy launches from Florida; on its way to the Trojans aboard a ULA Atlas V Rocket | Composite Image [OC]

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r/space 5h ago

image/gif M13, the the Great Globular Cluster in Hercules [OC]

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r/space 5h ago

image/gif NGC 7822 - The Question Mark Nebula

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r/space 7h ago

LDN 673 - Dark Nebula in Aquila [OC]

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r/space 30m ago

Water Vapor Detected In Europa’s Atmosphere

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r/space 13h ago

image/gif This reprocessed colour view of Jupiter’s moon Europa was made from images taken by NASA's Galileo spacecraft in the late 1990s.

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r/space 15h ago

image/gif Lucy as she was the day before launch

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r/space 10h ago

image/gif [OC] The Elephant Trunk Nebula

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r/space 19h ago

Milkyway Timelapse - Earth rotation

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r/space 18h ago

Saw the International Space Station appear in front of Jupiter earlier this evening [OC]

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r/space 6h ago

Discussion Fantastic Apollo 17 documentary

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r/space 6h ago

image/gif Photo of the moon (close up) taken with Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G

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r/space 20h ago

image/gif Meteor shower with Milky way core

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r/space 19h ago

image/gif It takes Neptune 164.8 Earth years to orbit the Sun. On 11 July 2011, Neptune completed its first full orbit since its discovery in 1846. This image of Neptune was taken by Voyager 2 less than five days before the probe's closest approach of the planet on Aug. 25, 1989.

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r/space 1d ago

In 1965, 4 years before the Moon landing, the Mariner 4 Mars flyby crushed fantasies but began Mars exploration. Many hoped for pictures of life on Mars. Mariner 4 revealed a desert covered with craters much like the Moon. The photos captured a curious world’s attention, and showed we are alone.

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r/space 2h ago

Discussion Day/Night Cycles on Moon of a gas giant

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r/space 21h ago

ISS through a joystick controlled 16" Dobsonian

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