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Albireo the Beautiful Summer Double

Image credit & copyright: Daniel LaShomb. Here’s the beautiful Beta Cygni or as it’s famously known, Albireo that I captured last week. This incredible summer double star resides about 430 light years away in the constellation Cygnus the swan. The … Continue reading

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ME vs. THE HUBBLE SPACE TELESCOPE (Round 2)

ME vs. THE HUBBLE SPACE TELESCOPE (Round 2) Image Credit & Copyright: Hubble & Me. CLICK image for larger view and see below for links and info. WARNING: Do NOT Try This At Home! May result in horrible feelings of … Continue reading

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M1 CRAB NEBULA; HUBBLE vs. MY 8 INCH CELESTRON.

M1 CRAB NEBULA; HUBBLE vs. MY 8 INCH CELESTRON. Photo By: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope and ME! I had a talk with someone recently who was extremely disappointed after buying a telescope for the first time. He was so excited … Continue reading

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