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NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day (August 2, 2009)

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  • mahtezcatpoc
    http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090802.html The star-forming region in the nebula NGC 6559 in Sagittarius Mark A. Holmes
    Message 1 of 14 , Aug 2, 2009
      http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090802.html

      The star-forming region in the nebula NGC 6559 in Sagittarius




      Mark A. Holmes
    • mahtezcatpoc
      http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090803.html T Tauri, prototype of the T Tauri class of variable stars. Mark A. Holmes
      Message 2 of 14 , Aug 5, 2009
        http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090803.html


        T Tauri, prototype of the T Tauri class of variable stars.


        Mark A. Holmes
      • mahtezcatpoc
        http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090805.html Betelgeuse is slowly evaporating. Mark A. Holmes
        Message 3 of 14 , Aug 5, 2009
          http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090805.html


          Betelgeuse is slowly evaporating.



          Mark A. Holmes
        • mahtezcatpoc
          http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090806.html Galaxies in Pegasus: NGC 7331 and Stephan s Quintet. Mark A. Holmes
          Message 4 of 14 , Aug 6, 2009
            http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090806.html

            Galaxies in Pegasus: NGC 7331 and Stephan's Quintet.



            Mark A. Holmes
          • mahtezcatpoc
            http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090807.html NGC 1313 (in Reticulum). Mark A. Holmes
            Message 5 of 14 , Aug 8, 2009
              http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090807.html


              NGC 1313 (in Reticulum).



              Mark A. Holmes
            • mahtezcatpoc
              http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090812.html NGC 55, a galaxy in Sculptor. Mark A. Holmes
              Message 6 of 14 , Aug 12, 2009
                http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090812.html


                NGC 55, a galaxy in Sculptor.


                Mark A. Holmes
              • mahtezcatpoc
                http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090819.html The nebula IC 1396 in Cepheus. Mark A. Holmes
                Message 7 of 14 , Aug 22, 2009
                  http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090819.html

                  The nebula IC 1396 in Cepheus.


                  Mark A. Holmes
                • mahtezcatpoc
                  http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090821.html Two galaxies in Canes Venatici: The Whale (NGC 4631) along with its companion galaxy NGC 4627 just above it (do
                  Message 8 of 14 , Aug 22, 2009
                    http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090821.html


                    Two galaxies in Canes Venatici: The Whale (NGC 4631) along with its companion galaxy NGC 4627 just above it (do we call it the Remora Galaxy? the Pequod Galaxy?) and the Hockey Stick Galaxy (NGC 4656) at lower left.


                    Mark A. Holmes
                  • mahtezcatpoc
                    http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090822.html The Gum Nebula (NGC 2736, or Gum 12) in Vela and Puppis. Its nickname has nothing to do with chewing gum; it s
                    Message 9 of 14 , Aug 22, 2009
                      http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090822.html


                      The Gum Nebula (NGC 2736, or Gum 12) in Vela and Puppis. Its nickname has nothing to do with chewing gum; it's named for its discoverer, an Australian astronomer named Colin Stanley Gum.

                      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colin_Stanley_Gum


                      Mark A. Holmes
                    • mahtezcatpoc
                      http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090823.html The galaxy cluster CL0024+1654 in Pisces. Mark A. Holmes
                      Message 10 of 14 , Aug 23, 2009
                        http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090823.html


                        The galaxy cluster CL0024+1654 in Pisces.


                        Mark A. Holmes
                      • mahtezcatpoc
                        http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090826.html The Great Nebula of Orion (aka M-42, Ensis). Mark A. Holmes
                        Message 11 of 14 , Aug 27, 2009
                          http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap090826.html


                          The Great Nebula of Orion (aka M-42, Ensis).


                          Mark A. Holmes
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