Official caption from NASA: There is no caption offered by NASA for this photo.
What are we looking at? Outside the window during a photograph taken by the crew of STS-88, is a mysterious unidentified object. Could this be space junk? The famed Black Knight Satellite?
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5830 days ago
Official NASA Caption: S122-E-011016 (18 Feb. 2008) --- Backdropped by the blackness of space, the International Space Station is seen from Space Shuttle Atlantis as the two spacecraft begin their relative separation. Earlier the STS-122 and Expedition 16 crews concluded almost nine days of cooperat…
2473 days ago
Original NASA Caption: S121-E-06057 (8 July 2006) --- Astronauts Piers J. Sellers (red stripes) and Michael E. Fossum, STS-121 mission specialists, work in tandem on the shuttle's Remote Manipulator System/Orbiter Boom Sensor System (RMS/OBSS) during the mission's first scheduled session of extraveh…
3063 days ago
Official NASA Caption: S120-E-006876 (26 Oct. 2007) --- Astronaut Scott Parazynski, STS-120 mission specialist, is pictured in the shutte's cargo bay during the first of five scheduled sessions of extravehicular activity to perform work on the International Space Station while it is visited by the S…
2588 days ago
Official NASA Caption: S121-E-06211 (10 July 2006) --- Astronaut Michael E. Fossum, STS-121 mission specialist, removes the trailing umbilical system-reel assembly (TUS-RA) from the S0 truss on the International Space Station during the mission’s second session of extravehicular activity (EVA). Foss…
3062 days ago
NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft captured these sounds of interstellar space. Voyager 1's plasma wave instrument detected the vibrations of dense interstellar plasma, or ionized gas, from October to November 2012 and April to May 2013.
The graphic shows the frequency of the waves, which indicate the …
447 days ago
There is no official caption for this image. So what are these mysterious objects? Date of the photograph is unknown. There are multiple objects seen in the photo that are unidentified.
High resolution photograph available below.
Original photo downloaded from: http://eol.jsc.nasa.gov/script…
442 days ago
Official Caption: S123-E-005056 (11 Mar. 2008) --- During their first full day in space, STS-123 crewmembers aboard the Earth-orbiting Space Shuttle Endeavour recorded and downlinked pictures of its cargo bay where the logistics module for the Japanese Kibo laboratory awaits being added to the growi…
2451 days ago
Official NASA Caption: Backdropped by a blue and white Earth, the International Space Station is seen from Space Shuttle Atlantis as the two spacecraft begin their relative separation. Earlier the STS-122 and Expedition 16 crews concluded almost nine days of cooperative work onboard the shuttle and …
2474 days ago
I recorded the ISS approx 20 minutes earlier as proof - (Will keep raw footage with 'time' start.)
Note the 'corona' as opposed to the ISS?
First camera is a Samsung SDC-435 - Second camera is a P8079HP 3 stage generation 1 night vision tube with a 50mm slr lens.
I watched this 'thing' vi…
451 days ago
Official NASA Caption:
Views of the zenith side of the International Space Station (ISS) taken from Atlantis, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 104, during the STS-106 mission. The ISS is currently comprised of the Functional Cargo Block (FGB) / Zarya, Node 1 / Unity, the Service Module (SM) / Zvezda and the…
5183 days ago
Official NASA Caption: STS102-E-5363 (18 March 2001) --- The International Space Station (ISS) backdropped against black space was photographed with a digital still camera from the Space Shuttle Discovery on March 18, 2001. It is a standard practice for the shuttle to make a final fly-around of the…
5002 days ago
From Black Vault user Willease:
Two astronauts of Apollo 17 collect rock and soil samples and suddenly one of them gets really excited as he spots "something weird" flying over his head.
You probably need to watch the video a couple times as it happens very fast!!!
Normally NASA astronau…
15318 days ago
Official NASA Caption: S97-E-5115 (9 December 2000) --- This is one of a series of digital still camera photographs showing the International Space Station (ISS) during a fly-around by the Space Shuttle Endeavour. The 240-foot-long, 38-foot-wide solar array is the newest part and one of the most pro…
5100 days ago
During the Delta 4 launch on the evening of August 7, 2013 I was able to capture 3-4 lights that formed a triangle formation that held formation while the Delta 4 released its boosters until the rocket went out of sight.
Note from The Black Vault: After seeing this video, I wanted to add wha…
477 days ago
Official NASA Caption: STS105-710-081 (10-22 August 2001) --- One of the astronauts on the aft flight deck of the Space Shuttle Discovery used a 70mm handheld camera to record this image of a thruster firing. The blackness of space surrounds this view of the orbital maneuvering system (OMS) pods dur…
4845 days ago
NASA's official explanation: Black spots have been discovered on Mars that are so dark that nothing inside can be seen. Quite possibly, the spots are entrances to deep underground caves capable of protecting Martian life, were it to exist. The unusual hole pictured above was found on the slopes of t…
2740 days ago
Shortly after the aborted spacewalk on July 16, 2013...this flew by.Original footage here:
Original score by Kevin Macleodhttp://incompetech.com/music/
499 days ago
Helioviewer.org is an open-source project for the visualization of solar and heliospheric data. The project is funded by ESA and NASA.
The following UFO was seen, while collecting data on 7/19/12, from the Sun. The still image will show you the object in question. I then created a 1 day time …
861 days ago
Interesting footage which seems to show a meteor over Japan being obliterated by an unknown object.I still believe our Extraterrestrial friends are keeping a watchful eye over us, and although this video may be speculative, there are numerous cases of unknown objects intercepting and rendering inert…
635 days ago
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