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Astrophotographer Kevin Palmer (http://kevin-palmer.com/) captured this beautiful composite image of the Milky Way with bright green streaks from fireflies lighting up the bottom of the photo. http://oak.ctx.ly/r/8x9w "A popular astrophotography technique is to combine a series of pictures to make a star trail image that shows the stars’ apparent motion through the night sky. I decided to try something different--I took one image of the night sky and combined it with 10 images of the fireflies.”
The Hubble Space Telescope has snapped stunning new photos of Comet ISON, which could become one of the brightest comets ever seen when it zips through the inner solar system this fall. http://oak.ctx.ly/r/4akk The image at right has been computer-processed to reveal the structure of ISON's inner coma.
Two newly discovered alien planets might be water worlds whose global oceans are teeming with life, scientists say.<p>The existence of the distant …