Week in review: The most compelling pictures from the week's news, June 6-12, 2015, including a Triple Crown winner, fishing boats on fire, and the search for escaped convicts.
The Planetary Society's kite-shaped LightSail spacecraft deployed solar sails can be seen as it orbits Earth, June 8, 2015.
The cubesat, whose mission is funded by members and supporters of The Planetary Society, overcame two orbital incidents during its test mission before unfurling its sail on Sunday, June 7, 2015.
The test mission's objective is to determine whether solar sails can be used for spacecraft propulsion.
By CBSNews.com senior photo editor Radhika Chalasani