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This is THE definitive image of planet Earth: Satellite captures all of our globe in one stunning, 121million-megapixel shot

The blue oasis we call home: Earth is photographed with a high-definition 121megapixel camera - creating the sharpest image of our planet yet Read more:


Satellites glimpse ultra-powerful “black hole” whirlpools in Atlantic

Satellites glimpse ultra-powerful "black-hole" whirlpools in Atlantic - The whirlpools - never witnessed before - would suck down ships, debris and even living creatures. Satellites have shown two mysterious 'black-hole' whirlpools in the South Atlantic Ocean - ultra-powerful "vortexes" (vortices) which suck water down into the depths

Astronomers detect waves on Titan

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Astronaut's view of a sleeping giant: Incredible image from International Space Station shows Mount Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples

Italy's Mount Vesuvius as never seen before, with an new image from NASA, taken from space. The mouth of the active volcano can clearly be seen in the bottom portion of the image

Jupiter's moon, Io, the most volcanic body in the solar system, is seen in this composite image obtained by NASA's Galileo spacecraft in 1996. The smallest features that can be discerned are 2.5 kilometers in size.

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Nasa will launch a satellite that tracks LIGHTNING to forecast storms

This month, Nasa will launch a new satellite that will provide the first non-stop eye on lightning over North America. Researchers hope that the data collected can be used for weather prediction, but also to forecast storms (stock image)