The spectacular image was taken by the Juno spacecraft from a distance of about 13,345km.
A brave dog named Red survived 10 days in the on Preseli mountains after getting 'disoriented' and disappeared during a walk.
The human body has evolved to handle only a certain amount of temperature changes on Earth. Space, however, presents a whole new level of challenges and physical stress.
The formations captured by the Curiosity rover are one to two millimetres wide and up to five millimetres long.
Hundreds of inhabitants of the island, which is on the northeast of Papua New Guinea, have been evacuated.
The stars have been spotted in the Large Magellanic Cloud called 30 Doradus or the Tarantula nebula.
The spectacular event can be viewed with the naked eye and there is no need for a telescope.
From going to Mercury to taking tourists on space rides, there is a lot to look forward to in 2018.
Scientific studies show that while capsaicin is effective in curbing various health issues, hot sauce has other ingredients that may be more harmful than beneficial.
There is already evidence to suggest that the drug can disrupt the reproductive system in male children, but the effect on females was not known.
In just two years' time, two rovers launch for Mars to look for signs of life – Mars2020 by Nasa and ExoMars by the European Space Agency and Roscosmos.
A study looking at the physical effects smelling their partners' t-shirt had on women that were about to be confronted with stressful scenarios found it helped fight the stress.
30 years ago, the Montreal Protocol was agreed to regulate the use of chemicals that deplete the ozone - a layer of the atmosphere which shields the Earth from harmful UV rays.
The object made headlines in 2017 when it was confirmed as the first interstellar visitor to our solar system.
From New Year's Eve celebrations around the world, through winter storms in Britain, Europe and the US, to Epiphany in Spain.