The Mackenzie Basin is already an area where light is controlled to help the telescopes at Mt John do their work. But with any luck the area will be declared a Starlight Reserve where the skies are kept particularly dark.
Kent, WA — John Hansen believes in luck, particularly since a refrigerator-door-sized piece of sheet metal fell from the sky and landed in his neighborhood, missing every nearby person, vehicle and house. The metal, later identified... Read Post
Just look at this majestic image of light and dark in our Universe. The latest image from the Hubble Space Telescope, it shows young stellar objects, a number of bright stars and a reflection of the nebula known as [B77] 63. Ain't i... Read Post