A Milky Way Band: John P. Gleason, Celestial Images APOD Most bright stars in our Milky Way Galaxy reside in a disk. Since our Sun also resides in this disk, these stars appear to us as a diffuse band that circles the sky.
Saturn V Rocket on the Launchpad. This rocket took us to the Moon. Now we can't even get to the International Space Station by ourselves. Where is all the money going? What are all the brains doing? What planet are the politicians living on?