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Tà Physikà ... le cose naturali

NASA Image of the Day

Behold! Observing the Sun (Mon, 20 Nov 2017)
A broad hole in the corona was the Sun's dominant feature November 7-9, 2017.
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Jovian Tempest (Fri, 17 Nov 2017)
This color-enhanced image of a massive, raging storm in Jupiter’s northern hemisphere was captured by NASA’s Juno spacecraft.
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Sunrise Flight to the Space Station (Thu, 16 Nov 2017)
Orbital ATK's Cygnus resupply ship with its cymbal-ike UltraFlex solar arrays approaches the International Space Station on Nov. 14, 2017.
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How to See the Atmosphere (Wed, 15 Nov 2017)
How can you see the atmosphere? The answer is blowing in the wind.
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Mariner 9 Sees Shield Volcano on Mars (Tue, 14 Nov 2017)
On November 14, 1971, Mariner 9, the first spacecraft to orbit the Red Planet, took this image of a shield volcano on Mars.
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Our Living Earth ... From Space (Mon, 13 Nov 2017)
Can you identify this river?
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Liftoff! Orbital Antares Rocket Launches From Wallops Flight Facility (Sun, 12 Nov 2017)
The Orbital ATK Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard, launches from Pad-0A, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017
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Astronaut Jack Fischer With Honor Flight Veterans (Fri, 10 Nov 2017)
NASA astronaut Jack Fischer talks with veterans at the World War II Memorial who traveled to Washington, DC with the Buffalo Niagara Honor Flight. Fischer, a colonel in the U.S. Air Force, wrote, "Few things can compare to the honor of meeting WWII, Korea and Vietnam vets today--thank you for your sacrifices to keep us all free."
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Earth as Viewed From 10,000 Miles (Thu, 09 Nov 2017)
On November 9, 1967, the uncrewed Apollo 4 test flight made a great ellipse around Earth as a test of the translunar motors and of the high speed entry required of a crewed flight returning from the Moon.
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Rare Encircling Filament (Wed, 08 Nov 2017)
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory came across an oddity that the spacecraft has rarely observed before: a dark filament encircling an active region (Oct. 29-31, 2017). Solar filaments are clouds of charged particles that float above the sun, tethered to it by magnetic forces.
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Space Station Crew Sees Lots of Clouds (Tue, 07 Nov 2017)
Expedition 53 Flight Engineer Paolo Nespoli of the European Space Agency (ESA) photographed cloudy skies over Sudan during an International Space Station flyover on Oct. 22, 2017. Nespoli shared the image with his followers on social media on Nov. 6, writing, "#EarthFromSpace means also... Lots of clouds! How do they look from below?"
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Pandora, the Would-Be Perturber (Mon, 06 Nov 2017)
As Cassini hurtled toward its fatal encounter with Saturn, the spacecraft turned to catch this final look at Saturn's moon Pandora next to the thin line of the F ring.
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Tests Ensure Astronaut, Ground Crew Safety Before Orion Launches (Fri, 03 Nov 2017)
NASA is performing a series of tests to evaluate how astronauts and ground crew involved in final preparations before Orion missions will quickly get out of the spacecraft, if an emergency were to occur on the pad prior to launch.
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Revealing What Lies Beneath (Thu, 02 Nov 2017)
This false-color image demonstrates how use of special filters available on the Curiosity Mars rover's Mast Camera (Mastcam) can reveal the presence of certain minerals in target rocks. T
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From Hot to Hottest (Wed, 01 Nov 2017)
This sequence of images shows the Sun from its surface to its upper atmosphere, all taken at about the same time on Oct. 27, 2017.
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