Astronauts from the United States and the European Space Agency, along with engineers and scientists on the ground around the world, are capturing some amazing images from outer space. Many were released in celebration of the Hubble Telescope's 30th anniversary. Here are some of the recent highlights.
NASA spacewalker and Expedition 64 Flight Engineer Victor Glover works to ready the International Space Station's port-side truss structure for future solar array upgrades on January 27. Photo courtesy of NASA
The first photos taken by NASA's Perseverance Mars rover after landing on the Martian surface on February 18. A key objective for Perseverance's mission on Mars is astrobiology, including the search for signs of ancient microbial life. Photo courtesy of NASA
The United Arab Emirates' Hope probe captured this photo of Mars from about 15,500 miles above the Red Planet’s surface. The UAE Space Agency released the image on February 14, days after the probe entered Mars' orbit. Photo by UAE Space Agency/UPI