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Message 173221 - Posted: 1 Oct 2005, 2:09:07 UTC
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Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured,
along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer.

Goddard Space Flight Center's Picture of the Day - AUTO UPDATES!

NASA's Picture of the Day - AUTO UPDATES!

Astronomy Magazine's Picture of the Day - AUTO UPDATES!

SPACE.com's Picture of the Day - AUTO UPDATES!

Sky and Telescope's Interactive Sky Chart - AUTO UPDATES!

Science@NASA Satellite Tracking - AUTO UPDATES!

NASA Featured Downloads - Desktop Wallpapers

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Message 185299 - Posted: 3 Nov 2005, 4:47:53 UTC
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NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day

edit for NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day Archive


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Message 196195 - Posted: 27 Nov 2005, 1:49:37 UTC

The awesome galaxy NGC 4526 with supernova 1994D on its outskirts.


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Message 205628 - Posted: 7 Dec 2005, 12:58:00 UTC

Moving picture of expanding gas bubble in binary star system XZ Tauri.


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Message 207501 - Posted: 9 Dec 2005, 2:52:19 UTC - in response to Message 205628.

Moving picture of expanding gas bubble in binary star system XZ Tauri.


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Message 216763 - Posted: 17 Dec 2005, 21:11:38 UTC

A very detailed view of the Andromeda Galaxy.


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Message 216803 - Posted: 17 Dec 2005, 21:39:32 UTC - in response to Message 216763.

A very detailed view of the Andromeda Galaxy.

An excellent find! ;)

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Message 216837 - Posted: 17 Dec 2005, 22:08:28 UTC - in response to Message 216803.

A very detailed view of the Andromeda Galaxy.

An excellent find! ;)


Thanks. I found it at www.telescopes.cc. All the images there were taken by amature photographer Matthew T. Russell. But I think his images are as professional as the ones taken by major observatories.

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Message 246396 - Posted: 11 Feb 2006, 23:23:15 UTC

The Gamma Cygni Region.


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Message 250738 - Posted: 20 Feb 2006, 3:01:33 UTC

One of the largest objects in space, the Perseus Galaxy Cluster. NGC 1275 can be seen at the lower left of the larger image. NGC 1275 is one of the brightest X-ray sources in the sky.


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Message 253277 - Posted: 24 Feb 2006, 23:10:08 UTC
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An oldie but a goodie, one of my favourite space images of recent years: the "Homunculus" in the Keyhole Nebula. It's been featured on APOD several times over the last decade.


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Message 255921 - Posted: 1 Mar 2006, 23:54:28 UTC

this is a nice Picture

Hubble's Largest Galaxy Portrait Offers a New High-Definition View

http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/newsdesk/archive/releases/2006/10/image/a+zoom

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Message 260081 - Posted: 10 Mar 2006, 14:03:59 UTC

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Message 270783 - Posted: 28 Mar 2006, 19:33:11 UTC

Hi to all,
Thanks for all your Links.
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Message 272254 - Posted: 30 Mar 2006, 21:24:07 UTC
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ISS Crew Experiences Total Solar Eclipse

The shadow of the moon falls on Earth as seen from the International Space Station, 230 miles above the planet: http://www.space.com/imageoftheday/image_of_day_060330.html


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Message 278234 - Posted: 9 Apr 2006, 2:29:04 UTC

The Eagle Nebula in Serpens.


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Message 278331 - Posted: 9 Apr 2006, 5:01:49 UTC

Amateur Pete Lawrence's composite shot of the solar eclipse, showing the Moon illuminated by Earthshine.


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Message 279425 - Posted: 11 Apr 2006, 1:30:21 UTC

Here are many of the links from the previous thread...

NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day Archive

A Soyuz Spacecraft Approaches the International Space Station

The galaxy NGC 4526 with supernova 1994D on its outskirts.

Moving picture of expanding gas bubble in binary star system XZ Tauri.

A very detailed view of the Andromeda Galaxy.

The Gamma Cygni Region.

One of the largest objects in space, the Perseus Galaxy Cluster. NGC 1275 can be seen at the lower left of the larger image. NGC 1275 is one of the brightest X-ray sources in the sky.

the "Homunculus" in the Keyhole Nebula. It's been featured on APOD several times over the last decade.

Hubble's Largest Galaxy Portrait Offers a New High-Definition View

ISS Crew Experiences Total Solar Eclipse

The Eagle Nebula in Serpens.

Amateur Pete Lawrence's composite shot of the solar eclipse, showing the Moon illuminated by Earthshine.



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Message 279578 - Posted: 11 Apr 2006, 12:05:25 UTC

Misfit.....,

Love all the links you post as usual.

You must change your 'chic/babe' of the day more often though....getting tired of that one, man.

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I did NOT authorize this belly writing!

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Message 279838 - Posted: 11 Apr 2006, 22:20:21 UTC
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Also check out The European Homepage For The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope - Image Archive at http://www.spacetelescope.org/images/index.html

e.g. top100

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