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The Transit of Venus June 2012
Solar System Planets
Mars and Venus
The Amazing Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights)
New Rosette Attempt
Short Timelapse Sunset
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)
The Pleiades (M45)
Current Exoplanet Count
NASA/ JPL/ PlanetQuest
Currently Popular Astronomy Links
The Moon Stitched up as seen through a 6" Homemade Dob. [2795 x 4183 pixels]
The Big Dipper.
What Lies Between Galaxies?
The Cosmic Ray Show: Episode 10 - With Phil Plait, Geoff Notkin, and James Olmos
Supernova: A cosmic explosion that remained hidden for 2,500 years.
Deep-space telescope ends four-year mission - The largest and most powerful infrared telescope in space has been shut down, European Space Agency announces.
New Video Maps the Motions of Structures of the Nearby Universe
Black Hole Bonanza! Dozens (Potentially) Found In Andromeda As Another Study Probes X-Rays
Eyes on the Sky: June 17 thru June 23
Awesome daylight shot of the ISS transit over the moon.
NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day turns 18 years old today. More than one billion space-related images have been downloaded.
Finally got a good picture of the moon tonight in Texas (6/15)
The Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico has captured the most detailed radar images yet of asteroid 1998 QE2 and its newly discovered moon.
Asteroid 1998 QE2 gets a close look from the world's widest radio dish
New to astronomy and working imgur but here is my small album, I'm proud.
DIY Scope Case - relatively inexpensive, made from a wheeled storage bin and two sheets of 4" thick bed foam cut to fit. Case was $25, foam was $48. Pretty damned happy with it.
NASA-Led Study Explains Decades of Black Hole Observations
Awesome pictures of various cities, imagined without light pollution.
A little graphic I created to help myself understand the scale of stars.
New College of Arts and Sciences building at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach, FL. When it's done, that tower structure in the middle will hold a $1.5 million, 1 meter telescope (Largest in Florida).
New supernova in NGC 4414
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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!
The Journey Home. More stunning HD Footage from Nasa...
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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