The Northern Lights and stars from the Milky Way light up the sky above a moonlit lenticular cloud and Vatnajokull Glacier near Skaftafell National Park, Iceland during a solo backpacking trip in March 2012.
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Friday morning there were two comets in the sky of the meeting. After ISON here LOVEJOY (code name C/2013 RI LOVEJOY). Here it is next to the cluster M44, above and left of the Piton Fournaise. Photo by Luc Perrot
258 days ago via site
The milky way, with aurora bouncing green off the clouds as they quickly blow through the sky. #Astrophotography
277 days ago via site
Ellery Lake, The Milky Andromeda Way
284 days ago via site
And yet an obvious advantage of limited electricity supply (Mongolia) → never seen these many stars in my life !
338 days ago via site
-- Black stars in Normandy --
This photo was taken next to a cemetery. Corona Borealis and Ursa Major are visible on this shot.
349 days ago via site
Some part of our being knows this is where we came from. We long to return. And we can. Because the cosmos is also within us. We're made of star-stuff. We are a way for the cosmos to know itself.* Carl Sagan
454 days ago via site
In your darkest moment,
start to count the countless reasons
you have to be grateful for in your life. ♥
489 days ago via site
Horse Drawn To Water
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-- The House and the Water Tower under the Stars -- a fantastic result, a lovely composition too. I've always wanted to try this. Have a great evening!
514 days ago via site
17 billion Earth-sized planets . . .
563 days ago via site
"Look at the stars! Look, look up at the skies! O look at all the fire-folk Sitting in the air! The bright boroughs, The quivering citadels there! The dim woods, quick with diamond wells! The elf-eyes!"
596 days ago via site
Starry starry night and a couple of crazy guides! Tilts & Zack on the Green River through Lodore Canyon. #Guides
681 days ago via site
A real beauty from photographer John Telford in Dinosaur National Monument. #FriFotos
Green River Lodore Canyon
Statues of Bighorn Sheep with Milky Way in the Background. Galleta Meadows in the Anza- Borrego Desert. I shot this at 20" f/2.8 15mm ISO 1600. Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTi
History is unfolding in a town already filled with its own unique historical milestones, Borrego Springs with the first placement of the Gomphotherium free standing art structures.
Dennis Avery, land owner of Galleta Meadows Estates in Borrego Springs envisioned the idea of adding 'free standing art' to his property with original steel welded sculptures created by 'Perris Jurassic Park' owner/artist/welder Ricardo Breceda based in Perris, California.