Tag Archives: Seven Sisters

When the Seven Sisters Rise, Summer Falls

Image credit & copyright: Marco Lorenzi. If you’ve been looking, this striking, easily observable open star cluster has been rising heliacally (before the Sun) in the east within their home constellation of Taurus the Bull. For those of us here in … Continue reading

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Celestial Wonders in the Sea of Goblins

Image Credit & Copyright: Brad Goldpaint. A gathering of goblins overlooks the night sky in wonder as the false dawn seemingly rises from the ground to capture Venus and the Seven Sisters while the Milky Way flies high above it … Continue reading

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THE UNIVERSE COMES TO LIFE

Image Credit & Copyright: Petr Horalek. I find this image from Petr Horalek simply astounding and even a little painful. If our eyes could collect photons into a long exposure before sending them off to the brain, it’s very likely … Continue reading

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THE BRILLIANT COMET

Image Credit & Copyright: Sean Parker. Here’s a “WOW” for you from Sean Parker to help start your weekend right. This incredible image of Comet C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy and the Pleiades open star cluster (AKA; Messier 45 or M45 or … Continue reading

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