• Welcome to the Universe! | Space Wallpaper

    Welcome to the Universe! | Space Wallpaper

    March 13, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This amazing space wallpaper reveals the throes of stellar birth, as never before, in the well-studied object known as HH 46/47. The image is the result of combined observations from the Spitzer Space Telescope and ALMA in Chile.
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  • Festive Saguaro | Wallpaper

    Festive Saguaro | Wallpaper

    March 12, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This stunning wallpaper shows a decorated saguaro under a moonlit sky at Saguaro National Park in Arizona.
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  • Super Star Cluster | Space Wallpaper

    Super Star Cluster | Space Wallpaper

    March 11, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This cool space wallpaper from the VLT Survey Telescope at ESO's Paranal Observatory shows the remarkable super star cluster Westerlund 1. This exceptionally bright cluster lies in the southern constellation of Ara (The Altar).
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  • Bright-Eyed Neighbor | Space Wallpaper

    Bright-Eyed Neighbor | Space Wallpaper

    March 10, 2014 | Wallpaper

    Shining brightly in this space wallpaper by the Hubble Space Telescope is our closest stellar neighbor: Proxima Centauri. Proxima Centauri lies in the constellation of Centaurus (the Centaur), just over four light-years from Earth.
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  • Fiery Finish | Space Wallpaper

    Fiery Finish | Space Wallpaper

    March 07, 2014 | Wallpaper

    The European Space Agency’s ATV-4 spacecraft, an unmanned supply ship, burns up over an uninhabited stretch of the Pacific Ocean on Nov. 2, 2013 in this spectacular space wallpaper captured by an astronaut on the International Space Station.
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  • Blazing Hybrid | Space Wallpaper

    Blazing Hybrid | Space Wallpaper

    March 06, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This vivid space wallpaper is a color composite image made from a ground-based eclipse image obtained by the Williams College Eclipse Expedition in Gabon and a wide-field EUV mosaic of the solar corona obtained in space by SWAP onboard PROBA2.
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  • Sun Drenched | Wallpaper

    Sun Drenched | Wallpaper

    March 05, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This stunning wallpaper shows Joshua Tree National Park in California. Viewed from the road, this desert park only hints at its vitality.
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  • On the Big Screen | Space Wallpaper

    On the Big Screen | Space Wallpaper

    March 04, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This fascinating space wallpaper reveals the center of the Milky Way galaxy imaged by NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope. Our host galaxy is displayed on a quarter-of-a-billion-pixel, high-definition 23-foot-wide (7-meter) LCD science visualization screen.
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  • Screaming in Space | Space Wallpaper

    Screaming in Space | Space Wallpaper

    March 03, 2014 | Wallpaper

    A witch appears to be screaming out into space in this stunning space wallpaper from NASA's Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer, or WISE. The infrared portrait shows the Witch Head nebula, named after its resemblance to the profile of a wicked witch.
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  • Undocking | Space Wallpaper

    Undocking | Space Wallpaper

    February 28, 2014 | Wallpaper

    ATV Albert Einstein backs away from the International Space Station shortly after undocking at 09:55 CET (08:55 UT) on Oct. 28, 2013, as seen in this space wallpaper.
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