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The stunning green glow in this image comes from an aurora at Glacier National Park in Alaska.

Astrophotographer John Ashley took this image from Livingston Mountain Range in Glacier National Park On Oct. 80 more words

Today's Snap

A Celestial Bear

Asterism, not a constellation, the Big Dipper

are stars most people can easily recognize,

Part of Ursa Major, the Great Bear,

it dips deepest in this November night - 64 more words


Haiku : Big Bear

on the black canvas

Big Dipper, shining brightly

jewel of the sky

This being the response to Carper Diem’s “Hour Glass’ prompt :  Constellation and Big Bear


Illegal Wedding Photos

The title of this post may sound confusing.

The photos are perfectly legal.

We paid for a professional photographer to take pictures of our illegal wedding. 274 more words

A Day In My Life

USPS Star Calendar for 16-22 November

16 Nov    The moon rises early tomorrow morning, so dark skies tonight make exploration a little easier. Look high in the west 3 or 4 hours after sunset. 283 more words