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Nick Cook at Meteor Crater

50,000 years ago, a huge iron-nickel meteorite weighing several thousand tonnes approx 150 feet (45 metres) across travelling at 26,000 miles per hour slammed into the Arizona plains. Today…

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Photos of the 76 metre Lovell Radio Telescope at Jodrell Bank on the 23rd April 2011. Now part of the e-Merlin network and recent host to BBC Stargazing…

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M51 The Whirlpool Galaxy

This it the magnificent M51 The WhirlPool Galaxy.  Spring is traditionally galaxy season for visual and imaging astronomers.  Thought I’d take advantage of the warmer weather and capture…

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M1 The Crab Nebula

This latest image is of Messier 1 (M1), The Crab Nebula. Situated in the constellation Taurus, the Crab Nebula is the remains of a supernova remnant 6500 light…

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