The World at Night
January 29, 2008 12:10 PM   Subscribe

The World at Night is a collection of astrophotography from around the world.
posted by Upton O'Good (9 comments total) 9 users marked this as a favorite
Lovely. Time lapse, too. [This is O'Good.]
posted by steef at 12:55 PM on January 29, 2008

Amazing images... I only wish there were more.
posted by Unicorn on the cob at 1:17 PM on January 29, 2008

The astrophotgraphy pool at flickr is not to be missed, if you're into astrophotography.
posted by schlaager at 1:34 PM on January 29, 2008

I was hoping the site itself would be a bit more shiny and web2.0'y. But the images more than make up for it.
posted by cecilkorik at 2:05 PM on January 29, 2008

schlaager's link is borked, but well worth looking up.
posted by steef at 5:56 PM on January 29, 2008

Nice! Thanks.
posted by vronsky at 6:17 PM on January 29, 2008

Nice photos thanks.
playa @ night
posted by hortense at 6:37 PM on January 29, 2008

I liked this recent apod. (click for larger)
posted by vronsky at 7:35 PM on January 29, 2008

It's a shame that their use policy actually prevents me from even looking at the photos:
Downloading, copying or using any image or video for any purpose is prohibited without written permission from the copyright owner.
(emphasis mine)

Beautiful photos, but they kinda sorta need to figure out how the internet works :)
posted by vertigo25 at 7:25 AM on January 30, 2008

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