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The Transit of Venus June 2012
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New Rosette Attempt
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New Attempt at Processing NGC2246 with PixInsight
A Cold Night
Another Attempt at M1 and NGC2246
Busy Timelapse Skies
Reprocessed Andromeda Galaxy
Its a Steep Learning Curve ~ M1 and NGC2246
Another Attempt at Andromeda (M31)
The ExoPlanet Count is Likely to Reach Trillions
The Andromeda Galaxy (M31)
Current Exoplanet Count
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Took this with Canon EOS M. 420mm at f8.
I took this picture with my iPhone trough a binocular used for birdspotting. Came out pretty well IMO.
Took this picture with my iPhone
A guy in my astronomy class took this incredible picture of an airplane passing in front of the moon through a telescope
NASA spacecraft, New Horizon is getting close to Pluto
Asteroid 2004 BL86 nears Earth
First opportunity to image in months came the other night. Here's my second attempt of the Orion Nebula.
Sunspots through a 10 inch Dobsonian, picture taken with Samsung Galaxy (first attempt)
My first lunar picture
Yale University astronomers have identified the first “changing look” quasar, a gleaming object in deep space that appears to have its own dimmer switch
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The Pleiades (M45)
The Nebulas in Orion
Hints ot the Higgs
Earth HiRes Animation from Nasa
The World Would Be A Better Place If Everyone Watched This Video At Least Once!
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Amazing High Def Video of Jupiter
Full Funding Secured for James Webb Space Telescope!
Save The James Webb Space Telescope Petition
The Nature of Reality ~ Do We Live in Eight Dimensional Phase Space
Juno Launch Update
More Water Evidence Adds to Intrigue Surrounding Mars
Hubble Continues to Amaze with new Pluto Moon Discovery
Is the James Webb Space Telescope Worth It
JWST Program Status July 2011
Dawn Enters Vesta Orbit
Hail to the King ~ Juno, Jupiter and origins of the Solar System
Free NASA Android App
Happy Birthday Neptune
M51 Supernova SN2011dh
M51 And UFOs
NASA Human Space Flight Strategy
Last Flight of the Space Shuttle
Proposed Cancellation of JWST
A Universe Not Made For Us
M31 The Andromeda Galaxy
Total Solar Eclipse, Hao Atoll, South Pacific
M42 The Great Nebula in Orion
Jupiter (IO, Ganymede, Europa, Callisto)
M51 The Whirlpool Galaxy
M13 The Great Globular Cluster in Hercules
Sir Patrick Moore
I am an amateur astronomer; I am interested in science, innovation, astronomy and general musing about philosophies of life, the universe and our place in it.
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