Warm Eyes

NASA/JPL-Caltech/WISE Team Wisps of warm dust in Barnard 3 wrap around creating an eye or bubble in space in this image from NASA’s Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or WISE. Explore the brush-like strokes of gas and dust in this image. What stories or shapes...

Dots of Galaxies

Credit: ESO/UltraVISTA team. Acknowledgement: TERAPIX/CNRS/INSU/CASU A staggering number of galaxies dot the latest and deepest view of the sky ever recorded in infrared by the European Southern Obseravtory’s VISTA Telescope. Zoom into this image that contains...

A Face in Profile

Credit: ESO   A pair of hot blue stars carve the inside of NGC 3324 and create a face in profile in this image from the European Southern Observatory. Zoom into the sculpted edges of this stellar geode. What shapes or pictures do you see? Leave a note below. Just...

Faces in a Faint Cloud

Credit: ESA/NASA Hubble   Eyes peer out of this faint star cloud known as the Antlia Dwarf Galaxy in this image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. Zoom into the sparsely populated star cloud. What faces or stories do you see? Leave a note below. Discovered...

Starry Sparkler

Credit: ESA/NASA Hubble   Zooming into this intense swarm of stars is enough to dazzle any astronaut. Explore the very heart of globular cluster Messier 9 in this amazing image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. What stories can you tell? Leave a note...