The Young Stars of NGC 7129

NGC7129 Young Star Cluster

The Young Stars of NGC 7129 This gorgeous loose cluster of stars holds youthful, energetic and youthful sun-like stars.  These stars, only a few million years old are creating the beautiful scenery you see here. The blue dust you see is simply just dust reflecting the starlight.  The red half-moon…

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Meteor Showers – Perseids Comet

Perseid Meteors over Mount Shasta

August is a Month for Meteor Showers This month, on the 11th and 12th will be the best time to witness the Perseid Meteor showers.  According to the article below, this year will be even better than last year during the month of August to witness this fantastic meteor shower….

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Our Local Supercluster – Laniakea Supercluster

Galactic Superclusters - The Laniakea Supercluster

The Largest Structures in the Universe – Superclusters Some of the largest structures in the universe are what’s called superclusters.  Superclusters are essentially clusters of galaxy clusters.  Confusing a little?  It doesn’t have to be.  Think of it this way, we have our galaxy, the Milky Way.  The Milky Way is…

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