Rings and Moons Circling Uranus (Credit: NASA and Erich Karkoschka, University of Arizona; via HubbleSite) (we have known of Saturn's rings for a very long time.it wasn't until the that rings were discovered around Neptune, Jupiter and Uranus)
Comet C/2013 R1 Lovejoy. Taken by Gerald Rhemann on December 13, 2013 @ Jauerling, Lower Austria
The blue Lotus flower has been steeped in symbolism since the time of the Egyptians, where it was used as a metaphor for re-birth. It also plays a key role in Buddhism where its color is thought to be associated with a victory of the spirit.