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)
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day shows the Spitzkoppe Arch in Nambia, framing Venus. Can you spot the more subtle arches in the sky? "Mouseover" the image for a constellation guide.