This sunlit rock is Bennu, an asteroid the size of the Empire State Building orbiting the Sun about 100 million miles from Earth. NASA’s OSIRIS-REx mission is currently studying Bennu and getting ready to collect and send a sample back to Earth.
NASA/Goddard/University of Arizona
This newly reprocessed image of Jupiter’s moon Europa shows the blocky “chaos terrain,” made up of small domes and disrupted spaces. NASA’s Galileo spacecraft originally captured this image in 1998.