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Saturday, January 21, 2012

The Story Behind Astronomy's Messier Objects

If you enjoy learning about the history of astronomy, you'll love it.
New from Deep Sky Videos, an offshoot of Sixty Symbols

"Charles Messier's "anti-list' of objects in space has become iconic in the world of astronomy. We'll making videos about each object - but first here's an introduction to the catalogue itself.

IMAGE CREDITS (with thanks):
Bob Fera: - Philip Perkins: - Nik Szymanek: - Roy Gretton

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More about the astronomers in our videos:

Video by Brady Haran

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