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Astronomy Picture of the Day: IC 59 and IC 63 in Cassiopeia

These bright rims and flowing shapes look ghostly on a cosmic scale.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: NGC 1898: Globular Cluster in the Large Magellanic Cloud

Jewels don't shine this bright -- only stars do. And almost every spot in this glittering jewel-box of an image from the Hubble Space Telescope is a star.

Saturn in zoom


Astronomy Picture of the Day: Flyover of Jupiter's North Pole in Infrared

What would it look like to fly over the North Pole of Jupiter?

Astronomy Picture of the Day: The Coma Cluster of Galaxies

Almost every object in the above photograph is a galaxy

Astronomy Picture of the Day: NGC 602 and Beyond

Near the outskirts of the Small Magellanic Cloud, a satellite galaxy some 200 thousand light-years distant, lies 5 million year young star cluster NGC 602

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Arcs, Jets, and Shocks near NGC 1999

This tantalizing array of nebulas and stars can be found about two degrees south of the famous star-forming Orion Nebula

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Using the D810A DSLR for Deep Space and Nebulae Astrophotography


How to Photograph a Lunar Eclipse


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