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Rho Ophiuchi and Antares with FSQ-106ED and Reducer QE 0.73x May 2009 | by hirocun

Gallery: A magical mystery tour of the solar system

An incredibly stunning solar flare erupted from the sun's surface throwing charged particles and searing plasma millions of miles out into space. The blast was was not directed at the earth and it is unlikely to hit any of the planets in our solar system.

Gallery: A magical mystery tour of the solar system

Uranus When the German musician William Herschel discovered a new planet from his garden in 1781, he called it George (well, “George’s star”). The French objected to a planet named after an English king, George III. But the Germans were the peacemakers, suggesting a compromise which has stuck ever since – UranusPhotograph: © NASA / Planetary Visions

The Omega Nebula, also known as the Swan Nebula, Messier 17 (M17), or NGC 6618, as imaged by the ESO 3.6-metre telescope on La Silla. - Credit: ESO

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