"Though my soul may set in darkness, it will rise in perfect light; I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night." A little doodle by Charlie-Bowater for one the most beautiful lines from any poem, The Old Astronomer by Sarah Williams.
Though current solar activity cycle is the weakest in a century it has brought us some really amazing lights in the night sky these past years. I photographed these Northern lights, also known as Aurora Borealis, in Southern Ostrobothnia, Finland between
NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day 2016 July 7 The Altiplano Night The Milky Way is massively bright on this cold, clear, altiplano night. At meters its reflection in a river, a volcanic peak on the distant horizon, is captured in this stitched.