Category Archives: Astronomy


Total Lunar Eclipse of 2011

This was a relatively rare central lunar eclipse, in which the center point of Earth’s shadow passes across theView full post »



I captured this star-trail in Tulbagh in the Western Cape. It’s a 25 minute exposure, showing the earths rotationView full post »


The Moons Halo

The halo around the moon…this occurs when high thin clouds containing millions of tiny ice crystals cover much ofView full post »


International Space Station Flypasts

The International Space Station (ISS) is an internationally developed research facility that is being assembled in lowView full post »

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