Jun 16th: Big in the South

Jun 16th: Big in the South

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George’s Random Astronomical Object presents Abell S1063, a cluster of galaxies that was only reported as a discovery in the 1980s but that has attracted a lof of attention because of how it gravitationally distorts the light of galaxies behind it.

Jun 16th: Big in the South

Feb 24th: Bobbins

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George’s Random Astronomical Object presents BoBn 1, which is a planetary nebula with an odd-to-pronounce name but which is also one of the very few planetary nebulae that have been found in the Milky Way’s halo.