NASA's Image of the Day is a Space flower grown on the International Space Station

Zinnia flowers in space
(Image credit: NASA / Scott Kelly)

NASA is kind enough to share plenty of updates, facts, interviews, diagrams, and imagery with the world on its latest astronomical findings in the great unknown. These include images captured by The Hubble Space Telescope, as well as bi-weekly data and images delivered directly from the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST).

Both of these galactic telescopes are equipped with several Near Infrared Camera (NIRCam) instruments to offer the best possible details and glimpses into our solar system. While these images are pretty groundbreaking, NASA also runs a blog with a fun Image of the Day segment to look back on how we got to this point in science. 

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.