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Galaxy Size Comparison Chart.

Some things provoke deep thoughts. This galaxy size comparison chart by astrophysicist Rhys Taylor is one such thing.

Are We Alone In The Universe?

Humans have been looking for the answer to this question for centuries . and have likely been asking it for much, much longer. For there to be life

Visualizing The Size And Scale Of Our World

The scale of it all! Understanding the size of Earth in comparison to the rest of our solar system -- an amazing illustration to visualize the size and scale of our world!

Horseshoe Park Milky Way with Andromeda Galaxy

Horseshoe Park Milky Way with Andromeda Galaxy. (Taken with a Rokinon it's a vertical panorama of 16 images.

star chart

star chart My Dad's first love, he studied astronomy at Cal Tech in Pasadena .

1952 Star Constellation Chart

Constellation chart by H. Rey, Love old maps and old astronomy stuff too.

Halley's Comet. Photograph by James Balog in 1986. The return of Halley's Comet in my lifetime was not as spectacular as it was in 1910. I did not see it myself, the weather was overcast  for most of the period it could be seen in my part of the world.

Photograph by James Balog in return of Halley's Comet in my lifetime was not as spectacular as it was in did not see it myself, the weather was overcast for most of the period it could be seen in my part of the world.

Scientists have only searched through a tiny fraction of our galaxy, and with the fast advances in technology, we can expect many more interesting discoveries in the future.     But for now, check out the handy infographic below, courtesy of Space.com, displaying all known types of alien worlds.

Planets Large and Small Populate Our Galaxy (Infographic) Astronomers searching for another Earth are getting closer, thanks to recent discoveries by the Kepler space telescope.