We've all seen space travel in movies, but the real thing is far, far more beautiful and impressive. Here's the Cassini spacecraft approaching Saturn in 2004. No CGI, no 3D models - just thousands of images the spacecraft took stitched together by Stephen van Vuuren of SV2 Studios.
Better yet, he's turning this into an indie IMAX movie called Outside In (can't wait to see this on the giant screen!) - via APOD