Dec 2

Space Dad, Where Do Baby Stars Come From?

Kids, I present my latest (and so far greatest) images of the Orion Nebula, Messier 42.  This is what astronomers call a star nursery because it’s literally where baby stars come from.  See, when a mommy star and a daddy star love each other very much… In other words, it’s a region of deep space […]

Oct 23

Orion Nebula (M42)

Here’s another look at the Orion Nebula, Messier 42.  Now that we’re getting deeper into Fall, we’ll start seeing the Orion constellation traverse our night sky earlier and at a higher declination, meaning it’ll become more and more conducive to optimal viewing and imaging conditions.