Space Shuttle Endeavour

Space Shuttle Endevour

Omega Centauri (NGC 5139) (globular cluster)

Omega Centauri

This is another object that belongs to the southern sky it is the most impressive and largest globular cluster of all. It is bright enough to be visible to the naked eye. This picture was taken at Fort… Read More

M51 (NGC 5194) (galaxy)

M51 copy2

The Whirlpool Galaxy actally consists of two galaxies, with the smaller high-speed interloper stripping material from the larger spiral galaxy due to its gravitational force as its passes by. M51 is very far away: About 10 million lights… Read More