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Voyager 1 Sees the Great Red Spot

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Launched in 1977, the twin Voyager probes are NASA’s longest-operating mission and the only spacecraft ever to explore interstellar space. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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NASA's Europa Clipper in High Bay 1

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The core of NASA’s Europa Clipper spacecraft has taken center stage in the Spacecraft Assembly Facility at the agency’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Southern California. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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Milky Way Time Lapse

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This time lapse of the Milky Way Galaxy taken from the International Space Station (ISS) also captured a lightning strike on Earth so bright that it lights up the space station’s solar panels. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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Early Morning Artemis I

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NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket with the Orion spacecraft aboard is seen atop the mobile launcher at Launch Pad 39B, Monday, Aug. 29, 2022, as the Artemis I launch teams loaded more than 700,000 gallons of cryogenic propellants including liquid hydrogen and liquid oxygen. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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The Crater Farm

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Three impact craters are displayed in this three-dimensional perspective view of the surface of Venus taken NASA's Magellan, the first deep space probe launched by a space shuttle. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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Voyager 1’s Mission to the Outer Planet Begins

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The Voyager mission was designed to take advantage of a rare geometric arrangement of the outer planets in the late 1970s and the 1980s which allowed for a four-planet tour for a minimum of propellant and trip time. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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Mediterranean Cities Light Up the Night

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This nighttime photograph from the International Space Station (ISS) as it orbited 261 miles above looks across the Mediterranean Sea from north Africa to southern Europe. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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A Bird's-Eye View of the Vehicle Assembly Base

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A little blue heron is seen in front of the Vehicle Assembly Building as preparations for launch continue, Friday, Sept. 2, 2022, at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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Michael E. López-Alegría Poses During Spacewalk

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Astronaut Michael E. López-Alegría, mission specialist, is photographed in this close-up view during one of the STS-92 sessions of extravehicular activity on Oct. 18, 2000. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 
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