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Exploring Universe: A massive black hole hidden at the center of nearby galaxy, Centaurus A, feeds on a smaller galaxy in a spectacular collision. Smash It Up Credit: NASA/ESA/STScI / space.com

Take 165 years for Neptune to travel around the Sun. So generation of persons born Scorpio in Neptune. Next sign to go into Neptune is Sagittarius. In 2011 Neptune completed its orbit of the Sun since it discovery in It has 13 moons and 6 rings.

Destination Moon: The 350-Year History of Lunar Exploration (Infographic) By Karl Tate, Infographics Artist   |   July 16, 2014 1

Destination Moon: The History of Lunar Exploration (Infographic) Timeline traces the ideas that led up to the Apollo moon landings. By Karl Tate, Infographics Artist July 2014 ET Timeline traces the ideas that led up to the Apollo moon landings.

An artist's illustration of the black hole at the heart of a quasar in the distant universe. The biggest black hole known to exist lives in the nearby galaxy M87. It's 2,000 times bigger than the Milky Way's supermassive black hole.

An artist's illustration of the black hole at the heart of a quasar in the distant universe. The biggest black hole known to exist lives in the nearby galaxy It's times bigger than the Milky Way's supermassive black hole.

This amazing shot of Io and Jupiter is making the rounds... but is it real? Well, kinda. I explain it all here: http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/badastronomy/2012/03/19/stunning-jupiter-and-io-picture-heres-the-scoop/

spaceexp: A montage of New Horizons images of Jupiter and its volcanic moon Io, taken during the spacecraft’s Jupiter flyby in early The image shows a major eruption in progress on Io’s night side, at the northern volcano Tvashtar

Solar Eclipse as Seen From Earth’s Orbit  lσvє ♥ #bluedivagal, bluedivadesigns.wordpress.com

I have been lucky enough to see several total solar eclipses (and travelled to exotic places to do so) - but I've never seen an eclipse from space - wouldn't it be wonderful? Eclipse as Seen From Earth’s Orbit

Saturn’s auroras put on a dazzling display of light. Scientists first observed Saturn’s auroras in 1979. Decades later, these shimmering ribbons of light still fascinate...

God's Power on Full Display! Saturn’s auroras put on a dazzling display of light. Scientists first observed Saturn’s auroras in Decades later, these shimmering ribbons of light still fascinate.