Acid lake atop real-life ‘Mount Doom’ captured in striking new image from space station

An astronaut photograph of Mount Ruapehu taken on Sept. 23, 2021. The highly acidic hydrothermal lake, known as Crater Lake, can be seen  at the summit of the active stratovolcano. (Image credit: NASA Earth Observatory) (opens in new tab) An astronaut aboard the International Space Station (ISS) has snapped a stunning image of a snow-circled […]

See the deepest image ever taken of our universe, captured by James Webb Telescope

The first full-color image from the James Webb Space Telescope has been unveiled by NASA and President Joe Biden, and it’s the deepest and and most detailed image of the universe to ever be captured. Named “Webb’s First Deep Field,” the spectacular and mind-bending photo shows our universe only a few hundred million years after […]