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Astrophotographer Jon Secord sent in a photo of the Milky Way taken in Zion National Park on May 19, 2015.

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thk: The Ring of Brodgar is a Neolithic henge and stone circle about 6 miles north-east of Stromness on the Mainland, the largest island in Orkney, Scotland. It is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site known as the Heart of Neolithic Orkney. Wikipedia

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This Is A Map Of The Entire Universe, Squeezed Into One Mind-Boggling Image

This stunning spherical image manages to cram in the entire universe, including our Solar System at the centre. The mind-boggling image also packs in the outer planets, Kuiper belt, Oort cloud, Alpha Cetauri star and the cosmic web along with the Milky Way galaxy, Andromeda galaxy and other nearby galaxies

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from Mail Online

Wormhole in the Milky Way could link to another UNIVERSE

A doorway to another universe,  large enough to swallow a spaceship, may exist at the centre of the Milky Way.  Wormholes (artists's impression pictured) are thought to allow travel between distant points in space and time

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from Mail Online

A galaxy not so far away: Salt Lake City photographer captures spectacular images of our own Milky Way arched over the pillars and canyons of Utah

Delicate Arch, and Milky Way stars at Arches National Park on October 19, 2011 in Utah

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Milky Way over Big Sur, California. Like the combination of magical starry sky with earthy bodies, though the latter look rather too wild and uninviting to a human.

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from Mail Online

A galaxy not so far away: Salt Lake City photographer captures spectacular images of our own Milky Way arched over the pillars and canyons of Utah

The Milky Way over Jackson Lake and Tetons at Grand Teton National Park on August 23, 2011 in Wyoming

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Starry Night, so named because it reminded astronomers of the Van Gogh painting. It is a halo of light around a star in the Milky Way

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