amazing photo of the Orion nebula's center, a cloud of gas and dust known as The work was created by Adam Block at the Mount Lemon Sky Center observatory in Arizona. Image: Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona
Crescent Moon & Earth from space. "Quite possibly, the purpose of the universe is to provide a congenial home for self-conscious creatures who can ask profound questions and who can probe the nature of the universe itself.
This image from Nasa's Spitzer Space Telescope shows a stellar nursery containing thousand of young stars & developing protostars near the sword of the constellation Orion. I heart the Spitzer space telescope.
The visible space is big, complex and can be incredibly beautiful.The sky (or celestial dome) is everything that lies a certain distance above the surface of the Earth, including the atmosphere and outer space.