Hubble's Holiday Nebula Ornament The Hubble Space Telescope captured what looks like a colorful holiday ornament in space. It's actually an image of NGC 6326 a planetary nebula with glowing wisps of outpouring gas.
The new iceberg calved from Pine Island Glacier in September but weeks later shattered into more than 20 fragments, after an area of warm water kept the ice free between the iceberg and the glacier front.
"A view of the sunrise from the ISS is a perfect start to a new day," so said otherwise known as cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov, who is currently stationed aboard the International Space Station, orbiting 250 miles above the Earth. Shkaplerov a