Most Amazing Pictures in Space

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Human beings often feel curious about what the space looks like because they rarely have opportunity to see it in the real world. Fortunately, there are now more and more modern technologies that help observe and take photos of the space. Thanks to these achievements, people can collect some images of the Sun, the Moon, the Mars, and etc. Let\'s watch the most amazing pictures from space below.


The following picture showed that U.S. Air Force successfully launched a Delta 4 Heavy rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Nov 21, 2010. It is the America\'s most powerful unmanned rocket while its classified payload was rumored to be the world\'s largest spy satellite.


The Delta 4 Heavy rocket was successfully launched by U.S. Air Force

The Delta 4 Heavy rocket was successfully launched by U.S. Air Force


The island of Sicily sparkling with light was captured from the International Space Station\'s Cupola observatory on Oct 28, 2010.


The night lights of Sicily was shot from the space

The night lights of Sicily was shot from the space


The image below was shot from the Hubble Space Telescope on November 9, 2010 and showed how starlight is slowly destroying a wandering cloud of gas and dust in the Pleiades star cluster.


An image of the Starlight from the Hubble Space Telescope

An image of the Starlight from the Hubble Space Telescope


This picture exposed the moment when stars rotated around the southern pole during a night in northern Chile.


Viewers can also see the Magellanic Clouds, two small galaxies neighboring the Milky Way (fuzzy parts in the trails on the right)

Viewers can also see the Magellanic Clouds, two small galaxies neighboring the Milky Way (fuzzy parts in the trails on the right)


An astronaut cum photographer, Alan Friedman, took one stunning photo of the Sun by putting together a webcam and a telescope in front of a high-end filter from his backyard in Buffalo, New York.


Friedman could look at the deep red end of the light spectrum by a specialized hydrogen alpha filter

Friedman could look at the deep red end of the light spectrum by a specialized hydrogen alpha filter


The next pictures provide you other amazing moments in space.


The image of Martian ripples and thin gullies through Russell Crater on Mars was captured from NASA\'s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter

The image of Martian ripples and thin gullies through Russell Crater on Mars was captured from NASA\'s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter


The Hubble Space Telescope released a picture showing the distribution of dark matter in the center of the giant galaxy cluster Abell 1689

The Hubble Space Telescope released a picture showing the distribution of dark matter in the center of the giant galaxy cluster Abell 1689


This image reflected a supernova that known as SN 1979C within the galaxy M100.  Astronomers said it may contain the youngest known black hole in our cosmic neighborhood

This image reflected a supernova that is known as SN 1979C within the galaxy M100. Astronomers said it might contain the youngest known black hole in our cosmic neighborhood


This unique image, which was recorded by NASA\'s Solar Dynamics Observatory, reflected a quick moment of the solar twister

This unique image, which was recorded by NASA\'s Solar Dynamics Observatory, reflected a quick moment of the solar twister


The most important cotton-growing region in Central Asia is concentrated in the floodplain of the Syr Darya.

The most important cotton-growing region in Central Asia is concentrated in the floodplain of the Syr Darya.

 

 

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This article was published on 2010/12/13