A collection of 14 posts
Escape the New Year in Outer Space
Several subscribers emailed me to say that they didn't want to escape the new year in the Amazon Rainforest as it is too hot and humid and full of insects that bite!! So today - hope aboard the Hubble Space Telescope and escape into Outer Space. Definitely no heat or insects that bite!
Lucien Rudaux: The Other Father of Astronomical Art
Lucien Rudaux must be credited with taking art and the minds and dreams of Earthlings into outer space. An amateur astronomer and professional artist during the 1920s and 1930s produced spacescapes of such accuracy that they still hold up well even today.
Science and Art as Partners in Space: A New Frontier for Humanity
Astronomical Art is Space Art devoted to visualizing the wonders of outer space. A major emphasis is the space environment as a new "Frontier for Humanity". Alien worlds, extremes of matter such as black holes, and concepts arising from inspiration derived from astronomy are portrayed. (Wikipedia)