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trending new milky way galaxy full picture first time esa gaia satellite
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The European Space Agency (ESA) just released their satellite Gaia's "First Sky Map" showing our entire Milky Way Galaxy in one single image, the first of it's kind, from long-awaited space science technology.

According to Digg, "when Gaia completes its mission, humanity will have the most accurate and complete catalog of celestial bodies in the Milky Way."
















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Here's the latest view of the United States at nighttime captured by NASA's Suomi NPP satellite and revealed at the American Geophysical Union conference earlier this week on Wednesday.

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San Francisco-based artist Jenny Odell has been scrapbooking a colorful collection of various objects seen from Google Satellite view, from nuclear cooling towers and swimming pools to landfills and every basketball court in Manhattan. Each collage artwork in Odell's Satellite Collections is presented as a homogenous cluster of serial objects from everyday landscape, turning familiar things into something more abstract and beautiful.

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The latest images from NASA's GOES-13 satellite shed a new light on Hurricane Sandy's northbound journey across North America (shown at top center).