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)
Monday, July 4, 2016
Is It Served With Grits?
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day shows IC 4628, found in the crowded (and wonderful) region of Scorpius. Popularly known as "The Prawn Nebula", I'm finding a desire for some good eats.