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Fireball over the Swiss Alps

[CLICK ON IMAGE FOR HIGH RESOLUTION, Ivo Scheggia]

A few days ago, a bright fireball was photographed from the Alps mountain range in Switzerland as it blazed across the sky.

FireballThe fireball, likely from the Taurids meteor shower, was notable… Continue reading

Lagoon Nebula: Baby stars on board

[CLICK ON IMAGE FOR HIGH RESOLUTION, Hubble Legacy Archive, NASA, ESA, Judy Schmidt]

LagoonThe center of the Lagoon Nebula is a whirlwind of spectacular star formation. Visible near the image center, at least two long funnel-shaped clouds, each roughly half… Continue reading




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