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Sky and Earth time-lapse, New Zealand

A new time-lapse video from New Zealand, showing both its dramatic landscape and the sky above. It’s called “The Edge of Perception.”

Image via NASA

A year of Earth from a million miles

Watch a full year of Earth’s sunlit side, seen from a million miles away by the DSCOVR spacecraft.

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Moon shadow in 2017 eclipse

Fly along with Earth’s shadow in a video depicting the path of the August 21, 2017 total eclipse of the sun, first eclipse over the continental U.S. since 1979.

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1st half of 2016 warmest on record

The 6-month period from January to June was our planet’s warmest half-year in the modern temperature record, which dates to 1880.

Scientists from NASA's New Horizons mission used state-of-the-art computer simulations to show that the surface of Pluto's heart-shaped Sputnik Planum region is covered with churning ice "cells." These icy cells are geologically young, less than a million years old. The scene above is about 250 miles (400 km) across. It uses data from New Horizons' July 14, 2015 flyby of Pluto. Image via NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute)

Video takes you to Pluto’s surface

New video released on 1-year anniversary of New Horizons’ visit to Pluto. It lets you ride aboard a Pluto spacecraft and then plunge toward its surface!

Kevin Krajick/Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

Giant quake may lurk under Bangladesh

A huge earthquake could be building beneath Bangladesh, Earth’s most densely populated nation. There’s potential for some 140 million people to be affected.

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Noctilucent clouds over Europe last week

Time-lapse video of the amazing noctilucent cloud display over northern Europe on July 12-14, 2016. Adrien Mauduit called it a “storm” of these clouds.

Image via NASA

Keeping Earth safe from asteroids

How NASA is working to keep Earth safe from asteroids and other hazards that come from deep space.

Artist's concept of derelict satellite capture by net. Image via ESA.

ESA to capture large derelict satellite

The European Space Agency is moving forward with plans to capture and remove a large piece of space debris, in a mission called e.Deorbit, by 2023.

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16-year-old spots rare bird in Brazil

It was Grandpa Pinpin’s dream to see his favorite bird, Spix’s Macaw, before his death at 94. He didn’t accomplish it, but his 16-year-old granddaughter did.