Skip to main content

Best Space Photos of the Week - March 31, 2013

Comet Pan-STARRS and the Dancing Northern Lights (Photos)

Chad Blakely/Lights Over Lapland

Astrophotographer Chad Blakely made a video of an auroral display with Comet Pan-STARRS. This still image shows the comet magnified. [ See the full gallery]

Plane Moon Jupiter and Jupiter Moons Gibbs

Greg Gibbs / facebook.com/capturingthenight

A jet aircraft crosses the face of the moon while Jupiter and its own satellites Io, Calisto, and Europa share the spotlight in this stunning night sky photo. [ Full Story]

Join our Space Forums to keep talking space on the latest missions, night sky and more! And if you have a news tip, correction or comment, let us know at: community@space.com.