Discover the cosmos!
Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is
featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer.
The Milky Way over St Michael’s Mount
Simon R. Hudson
Where do land and sky converge?
The Mount is usually surrounded by shallow water, but at low
tide is spanned by a human-constructed causeway.
The foreground and background images of
this featured composite were taken on the same July night and from the same location.
Moon Occults Mars:
Notable images submitted to APOD
Tomorrow’s picture: unexpected black holes collide
Authors & editors:
Jerry Bonnell (UMCP)
NASA Official: Phillip Newman
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