Gemini Images a Psychedelic Stellar Nursery
The Lagoon Nebula ~ captured in all its psychedelic glory by the Gemini Observatory in Hawaii. An all-time favorite of sky-watchers on both hemispheres, the Lagoon Nebula (Messier 8, or M8) is among the most striking examples of a stellar nursery in our neighborhood of the Milky Way galaxy. Located in the direction of the constellation Sagittarius in the southern Milky Way and visible in telescopes and binoculars its fuzzy glow reveals the type of chaotic environment where new stars are…
Aurora borealis Small Oil painting on canvas Night sky Northern lights painting
Painting "Northern Lights" by ArtColorSpace. ➢DETAILS - Title: Northern Lights; - Artist: Vasylyna Hula; - Original handmade oil painting on canvas; - Materials: Professional oil paints, canvas stretched around wood frames and stapled on the back; - Size: 8 x12" (20 x 30 cm); - Thickness: 0.8" (2 cm); - Condition: Excellent brand new. ➢ABOUT THIS PAINTING The painting handmade executed professional oil paints on canvas. The sides of the canvas are painted in the background painting. ➢ THIS…
APOD: 2014 November 30 - The Seahorse of the Large Magellanic Cloud
A different astronomy and space science related image is featured each day, along with a brief explanation.
Milky Way Night Sky Stars - The iPhone Wallpapers
Milky Way Night Sky Stars Wallpapers for iPhone 5/5C/5S and iPod touch. Free Download 640x1136 Wallpapers and Backgrounds.