APOD: Perseids over the Pyrénées (2017 Aug 18) Image Credit & Copyright: Jean-Francois Graffand https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap170818.html Explanation: This mountain and night skyscape stretches across the French Pyrenees National Park
The Butterfly Nebula from Hubble The bright clusters and nebulae of planet Earth’s night sky are often named for flowers or insects. Though its wingspan covers over 3 light-years, NGC 6302 is no exception. With an estimated surface temperature of.
You may have heard of the Seven Sisters in the sky, but have you heard about the Seven Strong Men on the ground? Located just west of the Ural Mountains, the unusual Manpupuner rock formations are one of the Seven Wonders of Russia.
The storm system kicked up dust, stirred up smog, and brought heavy rainfall to the Arabian Sea coast of India.