Bumblebees and the Bubbles of Scutum

NASA/JPL-Caltech/Univ. of Wisconsin A bumblebee hums around the part of the night-time sky dominated by the constellation Scutum in this infrared image from NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope. Explore the bubbles in this image. What shapes or stories do you see?...

Just a Boulder

NASA/JPL/University of Arizona Rocks and waves of sand dominate this image of Mars from the HiRISE camera. However, some find an mysterious rectangular-shaped boulder sticking out of a hillside. Explore the rugged terrain of Mars starting in the area of the enigmatic,...

Sandy Tuning Forks

Credit: NASA/JPL/University of Arizona Tuning forks on tuning forks cross Mars in this image from HiRISE camera aboard NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. Explore the snaking dunes in this image. What stories or pictures does your imagination make in the...

Starry Garden of Petals and Waves

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/L. Allen (Harvard-Smithsonian CfA) and the IRAC GTO Team A starry garden full of dusty petals and waves of gas fill this image of the Coronet Cluster from NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope. Explore the star-forming clouds of the Coronet...

Cool Cosmic Shades

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech With sparkling stars for gems, Messier 78 glows like a pair of cool cosmic shades in this image from NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope. Explore the greenish nebula. What other shapes or images do you see in this image? Leave a note below....