From Earth to the Universe: Picture of the day


The southern Milky Way is thought to be more astronomically rich than the northern, containing nearby massive star Eta Carina and Omega Centauri, a globular cluster of stars that may have originally been from another galaxy.

Credit: Janus Brink.

In 2009, the "From Earth to the Universe" project brought astronomy to millions of people around the world. Take a tour of just some of the locations in a short video on the FETTU Highlights page.