The Milky Way And Lightning Careening Over Greece

Milky Way Lightning Over Greece

Source: NASA

Part of NASA’s “Astronomy Picture of the Day” series, the photo above blurs the properties of Earth and the celestial Milky Way, as in its presentation it’s difficult to discern which body is doling out the lightning near Greece’s Corfu island. Either way, it’s a stellar shot.

The Surreal Sand Dunes Of Mars

Surreal Sand Dunes Mars

Source: NASA, http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap100119.html

Photographed by the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, what may look like trees is something else entirely. They’re simply brownish sand streaks cascading down melting sand dunes covered in frost.

Close Pop-in
Like All That Is Interesting

Get The Most Fascinating Content On The Web In Your Facebook & Twitter Feeds