Island universe*

NGC891 galaxy looks as we think Milky Way would look like when viewed edge-on. In fact both galaxies are considered very similar in terms of…


Triangulum treasures

In the constellation Triangulum not much fancy objects there are... One spectacular is the M33 spiral galaxy - also calle Triangulum Galaxy, not…


Dust and blue

There is another piece of beautiful nebulosity in the Cepheus constellation - it is Iris nebula (NGC7023 or Caldwell 4). It is typical reflection…


Floating in the hydrogen sea II

About a month ago I wrote a blog entry with NGC6914 nebula floating in the hydrogen see - Floating in the hydrogen sea . And I just wanted to make…


In the galaxy far far away

Last week was not so good in terms of weather, but over three nights I was able to collect some exposures for the picture above. Left part is…


21 million and over one billion light years away

Summer is coming. Days will be even longer and unfortunately nights will become shorter. June and July nights are so short, that you can easily say…