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Fraser
2014-Aug-30, 04:20 PM
Now that’s pure gorgeous. As Comet C/2013 A1 Siding Spring sidles*towards*its October 19th encounter*with Mars,*it’s passing a trio of sumptuous deep sky objects near the south celestial pole this week. Astrophotographers weren’t going to let the comet’s picturesque alignments pass without notice. Rolando Ligustri captured this remarkable view using a remote, computer-controlled telescope on August […]

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