These great hollow globes of artificial super-metals, and artificial transparent adamant, ranged in size from the earliest and smallest structures, which were no bigger than a very small asteroid, to spheres considerably larger than the Earth. (Olaf Stapledon, STAR MAKER)
Friday, July 18, 2014
From the Deeps
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day shows Ou4 (fourth entry in the catalog of discoveries by French astro-imager Nicolas Outters) in the constellation of Cepheus. Giant squid from the depths, indeed.