Week's Best Space Pictures

Week's Best Space Pictures: A Cosmic Spider Creeps Into View

Plus a supersonic fighter jet zooms past the sun, and a major city glitters from space.

Feed your need for heavenly views of the universe with our pick of the most awe-inspiring space pictures.

This week, Venus's clouds cast striking shadows, a Martian crater shows off its multicolored deposits, and a supersonic jet screams past the sun.