Thursday, August 11, 2011

Awesome Photo Of The Day

This picture of the home of the European Southern Observatory's home on Cerro Paranal, in Chile:

Image credit: Yuri Beletsky/ESO/APOD

Snow in the desert is an awesome sight, even when it's not accompanied by a meteor and a sky full of stars.

Click on the image credit link to be taken to the Astronomy Picture Of the Day article, which includes a full explanation of the photo and lots of links.

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