Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day shows the ghostly wisps of The Veil Nebula (or Cygnus Loop), in the constellation of Cygnus.
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day shows MSL Curiosity poking around in the basin of Gale Crater on Mars as it trundles towards Mount Sharp. Here it is exploring a find of clay, signs that water may have once covered the floor of the crater.
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day shows nebula in the constellation of Cassiopeia, IC 59 (on the left) and IC 63 (on the right). Look fast, they won't be around forever (thanks to cosmic erosion).