~~Dust and the Helix Nebula ~ Dust makes this cosmic eye look red. The eerie Spitzer Space Telescope image shows infrared radiation from the well-studied Helix Nebula (NGC 7293) a mere 700 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius | Nasa.gov~~
The sky (or celestial dome) is everything that lies a certain distance above the surface of the Earth, including the atmosphere and outer space.
Snowy Victorian by jim88bro
What a beautiful, endless universe. And people think we're alone out here! How many worlds are there? Will we ever find out?
The Milky Way above the trees.
"Every beauty which is seen here below by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all come… ~ Michelangelo Crescent Nebula
Milky Way, We are nothing more than dust in the cosmos, And I don't care what you think about it!
~~Rise | dramatic astrophotography, Lake Ellesmere, New Zealand night skies lit by the Milky Way | by Paul Wilson~~