NASA Planetary Photojournal
From Starting Point
At this site, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory provides images of the Sun. Each image contains a description and press release and some contain animations. Images include Earth, the solar system (i.e. asteroids, Io, Mars, the Sun, Comets etc.), stars and galaxies, technology, spacecrafts and telescopes, and the deep space network. Users may also access video of several comets, planets and satellites as well as live webcasts pertaining to our solar system.
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Jet Propulsion Laboratory authored documents are sponsored by NASA under Contract NAS7-1407. All documents available from this server may be protected under the U.S. and Foreign Copyright Laws. Permission to reproduce may be required. For information on the use of images from the JPL Web site, please see our image policy. For general copyright information, please visit Caltech's "Copyright Tutorial" page. For information on possible copyright infringement, please visit Caltech's "Copyright Infringement" page. JPL is not responsible for the contents of any off-site pages referenced.
DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-STARTINGPOINT-000-000-000-101
This resource is referenced by 'The Franklin Institute Online Space Science Hotlist'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contact: Susan Watanabe
Jet Propulsion Laboratory