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Trânsito de Mercúrio cruzando entre o Sol e a Terra.

Mercury transits Sun today 09 May 2016 - This composite image of observations by NASA and the ESA's Solar and Heliospheric Observatory shows the path of Mercury during its November 2006 transit.

Hazy Orange Planets May Be Good Places To Live | Gizmodo Australia

"Pale orange haze" conjures up some unpleasant imagery, from chemical warfare to Sriracha plants to century England. But hazy orange days didn't.

NASA spots real 'Death Star' vaporizing a mini planet - CNET

NASA spots real 'Death Star' vaporizing a mini planet

Maybe "Star Wars" isn't so fictional after all. NASA's Kepler space telescope discovers a dead star chowing down on a small rocky object.

В представлении художника так может выглядеть гипотетическая девятая планета солнечной системы

Planet Nine - Astronomers Find Evidence of a Real Ninth Planet in Our Solar System

NASA New Gallery - the sun

Wednesday, April 2010 by NASA shows an eruptive prominence blasting away from the sun. The prominence appears to stretch almost halfway across the sun, about miles.

The dwarf planet Ceres, the largest object in the asteroid belt, has been surprising scientists since it was first discovered. Now the latest discovery to come from the dwarf planet shows its surface is not as rich in carbon as observations had previously indicated.

Astronomers using a telescope in Chile have seen unexpected daily changes on Ceres' famous bright spots, suggesting they change under the influence of sunlight. Astronomers have seen unexpected changes in the dwarf planet Ceres' famous bright.

The color of the Planet out of solar system

Astrônomos identificam pela primeira vez a cor de um planeta fora do Sistema Solar

Azure blue new planet HD - wow! The blue color, seen in this illustration, comes not from oceans, but from glass that rains sideways, scientists theorize.

pictures of Saturn

{Stardust} 🌟🌠🌌 Three views of Saturn in August. From top to bottom: 1979 (Pioneer 1981 (Voyager 2009 (Cassini).

Astronomers have discovered a potential "rogue" alien planet wandering alone just 100 light-years from Earth, suggesting that such starless worlds may be extremely common across the galaxy.

Lost in space: Rogue planet spotted? Orphaned world may help to explain how planets and stars form

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Astronomers have found a first-of-its-kind tailless comet whose composition may offer clues into long-standing questions about the solar system's formation and evolution, according to research published on Friday in the journal Science Advances.


Mars has distinct polar ice caps, but Mars also has belts of glaciers at its central latitudes in both the southern and northern hemispheres. A thick layer of dust covers the glaciers, so they appear as surface of the ground, but radar

Look to the skies in 2015 to see total eclipses, amazing planets and meteor showers.Here are some of the most noteworthy skywatching events coming up this year

10 Must-See Skywatching Events to Look Up for in Look to the skies in 2015 to see total eclipses, amazing planets and meteor showers.Here are some of the most noteworthy skywatching events coming up this ye.

Close-up of the second diamond ring from total solar eclipse of July 11, 2010.

Chromosphere Delight-- This close-up view of the July total solar eclipse’s second diamond ring reveals a number of prominences as well as the pinkish layer of the sun’s atmosphere called the chromosphere. — Imelda B. Joson and Edwin L.

https://www.jabbercast.com/episodes/4740681?channel=pinterest&campaign=spaceingout StarStuff With Stuart Gary - Zombie star cannibalises planets  White dwarf star caught destroying several planets. Also: New Horizons completes the family portrait of the Pluto system, and a supermassive black hole rips an entire star apart.

Are asteroid fragments drifting around a distant white dwarf star?

Μαρκαριάν 231, γαλαξίας που φιλοξενεί διπλής μαύρης τρύπας

Markarian host galaxy of double black holeThis Hubble Space Telescope image reveals a bright starlike glow in the center of the interacting galaxy Markarian the nearest quasar to Earth.