View Full Version : Beauty and the Beast: The Corona Australis Nebula by Eddie Trimarchi

2009-Jun-09, 04:00 PM
Embedded in the Southern Crown some 424 light years away from us resides an area of incredible beauty surrounded by a dark and dusty beast. The three nebulae NGC 6726-27, and NGC 6729 were first discovered by Johann Friedrich Julius Schmidt, during his observations at Athens Observatory in 1861… a time when what they were [...]

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