Blood Red Moon April The bloody red color the moon takes on during an eclipse is caused by refraction of sunlight by the Earth's atmosphere. 2014 red moon begins a rare sequence of four total lunar eclipses expected over the next two years!
This picture of Neptune was produced from the last whole planet images taken through the green and orange filters on the Voyager 2 narrow angle camera. The images were taken at a range of million miles from the planet, 4 days and 20 hours before close
An eye-catching infographic of every spacecraft currently exploring (or about to explore) a major object other than the Earth and Sun in space. See our planets with our Range of telescopes from Celestron
An EPIC New View of Earth-- After journey of about million kilometers million miles) to the Lagrange Point, the satellite DSCOVR and its Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera (EPIC) has returned its first view of the entire sunlit side of Earth.