Smithsonian posted an absolutely breathtaking gallery of images taken by space probes over the last decade. From Smithsonian:
The Cassini spacecraft, which is now orbiting Saturn, looked back toward the eclipsed Sun and saw a view unlike any other. The rings of Saturn light up so much that new rings were discovered."Fantastic Photos of our Solar System"
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