The Milky Way and Andromeda above Yosemite’s Valley and Half Dome Source: P-Helen (reddit)

The Milky Way and Andromeda above Yosemite’s Valley and Half Dome

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Hrad Vallis outflow channel Source: ASUMarsSpaceFlight

Hrad Vallis outflow channel

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ATV-5 Georges Lemaître mission

U.S. Astronaut Steve Robinson casts a shadow on Discovery’s Thermal Protection Tiles during a spacewalk as part of the STS-114 mission

U.S. Astronaut Steve Robinson casts a shadow on Discovery’s Thermal Protection Tiles during a spacewalk as part of the STS-114 mission

Solar Dynamics Observatory Captures Images of Lunar Transit

Solar Dynamics Observatory Captures Images of Lunar Transit

Colles near Phlegra Dorsa Source: ASUMarsSpaceFlight

Colles near Phlegra Dorsa

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Canon 60Da Wide Field Astrophotography  - Milky Way Source: astroval1

Canon 60Da Wide Field Astrophotography - Milky Way

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Launch of AFSPC-4 on Delta IV Rocket from Cape: Jul 28, 2014

This chart provides a comparison of the distances driven by various wheeled vehicles on the surface of Mars and Earth’s moon. Of the vehicles shown, NASA’s Mars rovers Opportunity and Curiosity are still active and the totals listed are distances driven as of July 28, 2014.
NASA’s Opportunity Mars rover, which landed on the Red Planet in 2004, now holds the off-Earth roving distance record after accruing 25 miles (40 kilometers) of driving. The previous record was held by the Soviet Union’s Lunokhod 2 rover.
Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

This chart provides a comparison of the distances driven by various wheeled vehicles on the surface of Mars and Earth’s moon. Of the vehicles shown, NASA’s Mars rovers Opportunity and Curiosity are still active and the totals listed are distances driven as of July 28, 2014.

NASA’s Opportunity Mars rover, which landed on the Red Planet in 2004, now holds the off-Earth roving distance record after accruing 25 miles (40 kilometers) of driving. The previous record was held by the Soviet Union’s Lunokhod 2 rover.

Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA Long-Lived Mars Opportunity Rover Sets Off-World Driving Record

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NASA’s Opportunity Mars rover, which landed on the Red Planet in 2004, now holds the off-Earth roving distance record after accruing 25 miles (40 kilometers) of driving. The previous record was held by the Soviet Union’s Lunokhod 2 rover.

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