A different astronomy and space science related image is featured each day, along with a brief explanation.
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The central bulge of our Milky Way Galaxy rises above a sea of clouds in this ethereal scene. An echo of the Milky Way's dark dust lanes, the volcanic peak in foreground silhouette is on France's Réunion Island in the southern Indian Ocean.
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Orion's Belt and Sword over Teide's Peak, Canary Islands Image Credit & Copyright: Cesar & Carlos Tejedor