Week's Best Space Pictures

See a Firework-Shaped Galaxy and Jupiter's Incredible Aurora

Also this week, explore the iridescent insides of a nearby galaxy, and watch melting glaciers feed swirling blooms of plankton.

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

This week, mysterious bright spots on Ceres are finally unmasked, NASA's eye around Saturn celebrates a major anniversary, and Hubble spots the spectacular auroras hovering over Jupiter's north pole.

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