Minkowski’s Butterfly

PN Minkowski 2-9 in Ophiuchus My heart was beating when I opened my missions this morning. The angels had been kind. PN M2-9 must count as one of the most exciting observations I’ve ever made. Look at that central system … Continue reading


Another Supermoon! – The third for 2019. Jan Feb March..no, not April May June July.. and NO to all, according to Neil deGrasse Tyson. To set the record straight: Niel deGrasse Tyson is thé American astrophysicist, author and science communicator … Continue reading