RSSArchive for November, 2011

Telescope dome at night

What’s up? The night sky for December 2011

When and where to see the Moon and planets this month.

Aussie video shows Curiosity leaving Earth

Aussie video shows Curiosity leaving Earth

Remarkable video from Brisbane shows NASA’s Mars rover heading into deep space.

Saturn's moon Enceladus

Gallery – Geyser moon seen in silhouette

Saturn’s moon Enceladus viewed in the shadows of the giant ringed planet.

Mars mission on its way!

Mars mission on its way!

Launch video of NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory carrying a car-sized rover to the Red Planet.

Australia's night sky – amazing time-lapse film

Australia’s night sky – amazing time-lapse film

Stunning new movie shows the stars of Australia’s night sky twirling overhead as Earth rotates.

Relive the Soyuz landing

Relive the Soyuz landing

Ever wondered what a spacecraft re-entry looks like from above? Watch the video…

Crepuscular rays seen from space

Earth from Space – Crepuscular rays

Rays of light and dark appear to emanate from clouds in this Space Station view.

Mars rover to launch this week

Mars rover to launch this week

Mars Science Laboratory to lift-off on Sunday, carrying the Curiosity rover to the Red Planet.

NASA launch tower goes for a ride

NASA launch tower goes for a ride

Mobile launch platform for NASA’s new Space Launch System takes a journey to the pad. Watch the video…

ISS photo of Rowley Shoals

Earth from Space – Rowley Shoals

Trio of Timor Sea reefs is home to almost 1,000 species of coral and fish.