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The Wide Field Imager on the MPG/ESO 2.2-meter telescope.

The famous painting without pipe was shown on picture of part “Vast dark cloud of interstellar dust called as Pipe Nebula”. It was new with detailed images about Barnard took 59 images by Wide field imager on MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope at ESO’s La Silla Observatory. 461 more words

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Charles Latrobe College and Quantum Victoria

The group at Charles Latrobe College meet every second week at the Quantum Victoria facilities and the Year 11 Physics class are working hard to get their telescope licences this year. 282 more words

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Starry and stormy nights at CAO

Just spent a fantastic weekend at CAO, the Carr Astronomical Observatory two hours north of Toronto, near Thornbury, Ontario. Any RASC member can avail of the wonderful dark sky facilities at CAO, but every July CAO holds its annual… 522 more words

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HUBBLE VIEWS DWARF GALAXY ESO 540-31 FROM 11 MILLION LIGHT YEARS

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope & Luca Limatola.

Dwarf galaxies are hidden gems of the local universe.  When I say hidden, in this case I actually mean it as these objects are usually just too dim to observe readily.  305 more words

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In The News

When unbelievers say something, Christians do not always have to respond.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/07/28/neil-degrasse-tyson-ken-ham-aliens_n_5627239.html?ncid=txtlnkusaolp00000592

Ham, the president and CEO of Answers in Genesis and the Creation Museum in Petersburg, Ky., said in a July 20 blog post that humans should stop searching for extraterrestrial life because aliens likely don’t exist.

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My foot-prints in a galaxy far far away

One small step for Man

And then he falls flat in the moon dust!  That was quite the leap for Mankind as far as 1969 was concerned.   557 more words

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NASA's Exoplanet Drought

The latest news from NASA is that the universe might be a whole lot drier than we thought. We’ve found more water than expected on the Moon and Mars, but our soggy solar system might be the exception rather than the rule. 502 more words

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