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, January 29, 2016
Hidden in the Camel
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day shows close by (a mere 10 million light-years away) galaxy IC 342 in the constellation of Camelopardalis.