Astronomers Release Highest-Resolution Photos Ever Taken of Night Sky

Hold on to your butts, space junkies. After more than twenty years of development, an international team of astronomers has unveiled a new telescope optics system that produces higher resolution images of space than anything else on the planet. Or off the planet, for that matter – this thing records visible-light… »8/23/13 11:30am8/23/13 11:30am


Now you can explore the surface of Mars at unprecedented levels of detail

For years, The University of Arizona's HiRISE camera has been snapping breathtaking high-resolution images of the Red Planet from aboard NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. And now, the UofA's HiRISE team has released an awesome new imaging application called HiVIEW that lets you explore thousands upon thousands of … »12/12/11 5:16pm12/12/11 5:16pm