Week's Best Space Pictures

See a Slowpoke Star and a Rare Double Eclipse

Also this week, visit a Martian island created by an ancient flood and see California's burnt terrain from orbit.

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

This week, Hubble catches a glimpse at one of the Milky Way's most unusual building blocks, scars of an ancient flood carve the Martian landscape, and a satellite reveals the devastating damage wrought by fires.