Tag Archives: Volcano

Galactic Dark Horse

Image Credit & Copyright: Kevin Shearer. Every now and then we’re reminded of how fragile life is and 36 years ago on this date in 1980, Mount St. Helens, captured here in this great image by Kevin Shearer, grabbed the … Continue reading

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Glow of the Universe

Image Credit & Copyright: Gavin Heffernan. This image comes to us by the incredible night sky imager, Gavin Heffernan of Sunchaser Pictures and the SKYGLOW PROJECT. In this image we see a lone tree standing in the Hawaiian night. If … Continue reading

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Tis the Season for Zodiacal Light; Take a Shot at the “Tall Twilight”

Image Credit & Copyright: Yuri Beletsky. Where do we even begin here? When you’re one of the most prolific night sky imagers out there, it’s hard to meet the bar you have raised for yourself time and time again but … Continue reading

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Raung Eruption

Image Credit & Copyright: Alex Tudorica. Here, the beautifully dangerous eruption of Mount Raung in Indonesia is seen by the amazing night sky imager, Alex Tudorica from somewhere near the summit of Mount Ijen.  The distant, ghost-like Milky Way galaxy … Continue reading

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THE ISLAND’S EYES

Image Credit & Copyright: Ethan Tweedie. As if you needed another reason to visit the island state of Hawaii, you can go visit this incredible site captured here by Ethan Tweedie. High atop Hawaii’s Mauna Kea volcano, which from base … Continue reading

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GEMINIDS OVER TEIDE VOLCANO

GEMINIDS OVER TEIDE VOLCANO Photo Credit: Juan Carlos Casado of the 2013 Geminids Meteor Shower. CLICK for large size photo and see below for information and links. Prominent against the night sky stands the great Teide Volcano in the Canary … Continue reading

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CANARY ISLAND VOLCANO, MT. TEIDE SHOOTS FOR THE MOON.

CANARY ISLAND VOLCANO, MT. TEIDE SHOOTS FOR THE MOON. Photo By: Juan Carlos Casado (Links below). As seen on NASA’s Astronomy Picture Of the Day, in the moments of sunrise the Full Moon sets over Tenerife in the Canary Islands … Continue reading

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