Tag: milky way

The International Dark-Sky Association wants to bring back the joy of seeing the Milky Way.¬†According to the video, about 99% of the population in the US lives in a light-polluted community, meaning, most of us don’t ever see the Milky Way.

The Milky Way Planets. from pamacado on Vimeo. I’m slowly getting used to not seeing Pluto in the Milky Way. This lovely animation is done by Pablo Maximiliano. [via]

Galactic Center of Milky Way Rises over Texas Star Party from William Castleman on Vimeo. William Castleman captured this amazing time-lapse of the starry night sky at a Texas Star Party on April 21-22, 2009 (9:20PM to 6:43AM). Using a 15mm fisheye, he captured many images of the sky at 20 second exposures every single […]