Wallpapers

  • Mystery Jets | Space Wallpaper

    Mystery Jets | Space Wallpaper

    February 27, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This detailed space wallpaper shows the central parts of the nearby active galaxy NGC 1433. The dim blue background image, showing the central dust lanes of this galaxy, comes from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope.
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  • Peaks and Valleys | Wallpaper

    Peaks and Valleys | Wallpaper

    February 26, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This spectacular wallpaper shows North Cascades National Park Service Complex in Washington. Jagged peaks, deep valleys, cascading waterfalls and more than 300 glaciers adorn this diverse and rugged land.
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  • Spectral Visions | Space Wallpaper

    Spectral Visions | Space Wallpaper

    February 25, 2014 | Wallpaper

    The ghostly Boomerang Nebula, called the 'coldest place in the universe,' reveals its true shape in this amazing space wallpaper from the giant ALMA radio telescope.
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  • Canyon of Fire | Space Wallpaper

    Canyon of Fire | Space Wallpaper

    February 24, 2014 | Wallpaper

    A magnetic filament of solar material erupted on the sun in late September, breaking the quiet conditions in a spectacular fashion as seen in this amazing space wallpaper — dubbed a “canyon of fire” by NASA officials.
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  • Strange Lakes | Space Wallpaper

    Strange Lakes | Space Wallpaper

    February 21, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This stunning space wallpaper is a false-color mosaic, made from infrared data collected by NASA's Cassini spacecraft. It reveals the differences in the composition of surface materials around hydrocarbon lakes at Titan, Saturn's largest moon.
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  • Room with a View | Wallpaper

    Room with a View | Wallpaper

    February 20, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This wallpaper shows the well-preserved cliff dwellings of Tonto National Monument in Arizona. Situated within rugged terrain in the northeastern part of the Sonoran Desert, the dwellings were occupied during the 13th, 14th, and early 15th centuries.
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  • A Galaxy Far, Far Away Indeed | Space Wallpaper

    A Galaxy Far, Far Away Indeed | Space Wallpaper

    February 19, 2014 | Wallpaper

    The zoomed panel on this space wallpaper highlights the galaxy known as z8_GND_5296, which was recently confirmed to be the most distant galaxy known, hailing from only 700 million years after the Big Bang.
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  • Massive Supercluster Core | Space Wallpaper

    Massive Supercluster Core | Space Wallpaper

    February 14, 2014 | Wallpaper

    Several hundred galaxies and the huge amounts of gas that permeate them are depicted in this space wallpaper, which shows the core of the Shapley Supercluster, the largest cosmic structure in the local Universe.
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  • Snowy Peaks | Wallpaper

    Snowy Peaks | Wallpaper

    February 13, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This wallpaper shows Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming, which preserves a spectacular landscape rich with majestic mountains, pristine lakes and extraordinary wildlife.
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  • Heart of the Amazon | Space Wallpaper

    Heart of the Amazon | Space Wallpaper

    February 12, 2014 | Wallpaper

    This vivid Kompsat-2 space wallpaper shows the Amazon River in the heart of northern Brazil’s rainforest. The false color makes land vegetation appear pink, while water appears green and dark blue.
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