Stargazing: Lehi museum partners with NASA to teach about Webb telescope images

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NASA reveled four new images Tuesday taken by the James Webb Telescope. This image shows the Carina nebula. The Hutchings Museum Institute in Lehi, selected by NASA to be an official Webb events host, held an event on Saturday to celebrate the first images from the telescope, (NASA, ESA, CSA, and STScI) Estimated read time: … Read more

Here’s why the first images from JWST look riddled with “lens flare”

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Stars in the new images from the James Webb Space Telescope look sharper than they did before. And I’m not just talking about the image quality, which is astounding. I’m talking about the fact that many of the bright stars in the images have very distinct Christmas-ornament-looking spikes or, as one of my colleagues put … Read more

Graphene scientists capture first images of atoms ‘swimming’ in liquid

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Atoms swimming in liquid thanks to graphene. Credit: The University of Manchester Graphene scientists from The University of Manchester have created a novel “nano-petri dish” using two-dimensional (2D) materials to create a new method of observing how atoms move in liquid. Publishing in the journal Nature, the team led by researchers based at the National … Read more

Mars’ Valles Marineris, which is 20 times wider than the Grand Canyon, seen in stunning new images

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The massive Valles Marineris canyon has been revealed in stunning new images taken by the European Space Agency’s Mars Express.  At 2,485 miles long, over 124 miles wide and more than 4 miles deep, the Red Planet’s canyon makes America’s seem downright puny by comparison. Valles Marineris would span the distance from the northern tip … Read more

The “Grandest Canyon” in the Solar System: Mars Express Captures Stunning Images of Massive Martian Canyon

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Ius and Tithonium Chasmata on Mars. This image from ESA’s Mars Express shows Ius and Tithonium Chasmata, which form part of Mars’ Valles Marineris canyon structure. This image comprises data gathered by Mars Express’ High Resolution Stereo Camera (HRSC) on April 21, 2022. Credit: ESA/DLR/FU Berlin, CC BY-SA 3.0 IGO ESA’s

The Mars Express Delivers Truly Epic Views of The Solar System’s Biggest Canyon

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The biggest known canyon in the Solar System is getting the star treatment in new images from the European Space Agency’s Mars Express orbiter. As it whooshed by in Martian orbit, the spacecraft captured a pair of gouges in the planet’s surface that make up part of the Valles Marineris, a system of canyons known … Read more

Cadillac reveals full images of its Celestiq show car as a ‘vision’ of its production design

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A month and a half after sharing the first public images of the Celestiq electric sedan, Cadillac has publicly shared the full monty, unveiling several full images of the “show car” version of the marque’s flagship electric sedan as well as a new video. When it arrives, the Cadillac Celestiq will be the second BEV … Read more

Look! Webb data reveals stunning images of potentially habitable star system

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Hold on to your hats: We have the first confirmed images of TRAPPIST-1 from the James Webb Space Telescope. The star is one of the hottest targets in astronomy, as the TRAPPIST system’s planets are good candidates for potentially hosting life. The images are ground-breaking in the level of detail they afford astronomers who want … Read more

Surreal or too real? Breathtaking AI tool DALL-E takes its images to a bigger stage

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DALL-E2, the AI image tool, generated these images of a giraffe shopping in a grocery store. Image generated by AI/DALL-E2 /OpenAI hide caption toggle caption Image generated by AI/DALL-E2 /OpenAI When the Silicon Valley research lab OpenAI unveiled DALL-E earlier this year, it wowed the internet. The tool is seen as one of the most … Read more

The Webb Telescope’s Latest Science Images Show The ‘Phantom Galaxy’ And More In Breathtaking Depth And Detail

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NGC 628 as seen by the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST). NASA/ESA/CSA/STScI/Judy Schmidt Just days after the first formal release of its first show-off images scientists using the new James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) have posted some stunning new images of two spiral galaxies. Posted on Flickr by Judy Schmidt working on the PHANGS Survey, … Read more