Hurricane on Saturn & more amazing outer space discoveries
Think hurricanes here on Earth are bad? Check out this amazing snap of a monster hurricane at Saturn's North Pole. NASA has shared this false-color image from their Cassini spacecraft. The eye of the cyclone reached 1,250 miles across which is 20 times the size of the storms on Earth.
Black Marble - Americas NASA image acquired April 18 - October 23, 2012 This image of North and South America at night is a composite assembled from data acquired by the Suomi NPP satellite in April and October 2012. The new data was mapped over existing Blue Marble imagery of Earth to provide a realistic view of the planet.