By Omar Kardoudi on at

This microscopic image of a bacteria is not actually a microscopic image of bacteria. It is in fact a large hand-cut work of art that took four months to painstakingly create. See more >

By Attila Nagy on at

A NASA spacecraft has been busy studying the proto-planet Vesta intensively for over a year, and now we have this interactive Google Earth-like tool with which you can examine the asteroid-belt resident for yourself, in stunning detail. Read more > 

By Jamie Condliffe on at

European Space Agency astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti has just posted these five shots of typhoon Maysak, taken from aboard the International Space Station. Read more >