10 THINGS April 23

Tech We Use to Study Earth (and Make Gifs!)

NASA uses cutting-edge technology from satellite sensors and airborne instruments to super computers and visualization methods to better understand our home planet and help improve lives. We’re developing the next generation of emerging technologies to be able to answer questions about our changing world.

Image of the Week

Hello, Hubble

April 25, 1990: The Hubble Space Telescope is deployed from the cargo bay of space shuttle Discovery.

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Space Weather to the Edge of the Solar System


This visualization presents a slice of the data through the ecliptic plane, the plane in which the planets of our solar system orbit.
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