Wallpapers

  • Gathered Observations | Space Wallpaper

    Gathered Observations | Space Wallpaper

    April 23, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This stunning space wallpaper shows a patch of sky from the COSMOS survey, as viewed by XMM-Newton. COSMOS is a project studying how galaxies form and evolve, gathering observations using a variety of ground- and space-based telescopes.
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  • Cross-Section of the Universe | Space Wallpaper

    Cross-Section of the Universe | Space Wallpaper

    April 22, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This space wallpaper of a galaxy cluster taken by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope gives a remarkable cross-section of the Universe, showing objects at different distances and stages in cosmic history.
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  • Fiery Voyage Over ALMA | Space Wallpaper

    Fiery Voyage Over ALMA | Space Wallpaper

    April 15, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This beautiful space wallpaper, taken during a time lapse set at the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) is another dramatic Ultra High Definition photograph from the ESO Ultra HD Expedition.
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  • Solar Wing | Space Wallpaper

    Solar Wing | Space Wallpaper

    April 14, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This space wallpaper was acquired by the satellite's onboard camera on 4 April, just hours after Sentinel-1A entered orbit on April 3, 2014. It shows the top side of one of two deployed solar array wings as well as part of the radar antenna.
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  • Contrasting Galaxies | Space Wallpaper

    Contrasting Galaxies | Space Wallpaper

    April 14, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This space wallpaper from the MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope at ESO’s La Silla Observatory in Chile shows a contrasting pair of galaxies: NGC 1316, and its smaller companion NGC 1317 (right).
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  • Monster 'El Gordo' | Space Wallpaper

    Monster 'El Gordo' | Space Wallpaper

    April 10, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This space wallpaper is a Hubble Space Telescope image of ‘El Gordo,’ which is the nickname given to the most massive cluster of galaxies ever seen to exist when the universe was just half of its current age of 13.8 billion years.
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  • Titan’s Dunes | Space Wallpaper

    Titan’s Dunes | Space Wallpaper

    April 08, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This cool space wallpaper is a radar image from the Cassini orbiter showing dark streaks carved into dunes on Saturn’s moon Titan.
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  • Galactic Collage | Space Wallpaper

    Galactic Collage | Space Wallpaper

    April 03, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This space wallpaper is a collage of galaxies in the Herschel Reference Survey at infrared/submillimetre wavelengths by Herschel (left) and at visible wavelengths from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS, right).
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  • Entering Interstellar Space | Space Wallpaper

    Entering Interstellar Space | Space Wallpaper

    April 02, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This space wallpaper is an artist's concept depicting NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft entering interstellar space, or the space between stars.
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  • Changes in the Fields | Space Wallpaper

    Changes in the Fields | Space Wallpaper

    April 01, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This colorful space wallpaper is a radar composite image shows changes in large-scale agricultural plots in southwest Iran. The image was released March 28, 2014.
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