Last updated:November 14, 2017Our staff chooses one spectacular image taken from space to write about in an informative article each week.
Last updated: April 5, 2017Several images taken in sequence make up one grand view.
CEO Top Picks
Crew Earth Observations chooses the best pictures taken from space in one list.
Weekly Top 10 List
Last updated: November 15, 2017The top ten images downloaded from our website, updated weekly.
The glaciers collection features beautiful images of glaciers taken from space.
Browse through hundreds of different volcanoes from around the world, as seen from space.
Impact craters are one of the most difficult things to see from space, but crew members were able to capture imagery of them for this collection.
International Disaster Charter
Last updated: September 18, 2017NASA works with the USGS to acquire remote sensing imagery of areas around the world affected by natural disasters.
- Time-Lapse Video PageTime-Lapse photography stitched into videos, ranging from severe weather flyovers to city lights at night to the auroras.
- Capital CitiesExplore the capital cities around the world and the U.S. capital city collection.
- Mission HighlightsLast updated: November 14, 2017Organized by crewed missions, we choose one excellent astronaut photograph a week to write about and share with you.
- HistoricalDifferent collections of historical data, ranging from the Apollo imagery to the Transit of Venus.
- Near Infrared CollectionNear infrared images taken from space ranging from early to recent ISS missions. Introduction to this collection.
- Earth From SpaceThis database was compiled by our staff to illustrate interesting Earth features and processes, including cities as seen by astronauts from space.
- Time-Lapse Video Page