Chander (CB) Devgun of Delhi, India submitted this image to EarthSky, and it’s had more positive response at EarthSky Facebook than any other image we’ve posted recently. CB said he captured the shot at Astroport, in Sariska, Rajasthan, which HindustanTimes.com called:
… one of the darkest spots in India.
He said he and his friends do astronomy at this site, which is also an educational center for school children and the general public. Read more about Astroport from HindustanTimes.com
Thank you, CB!
Deborah Byrd created the EarthSky radio series in 1991 and EarthSky.org in 1994. Today, she serves as Editor-in-Chief of this website. She has won a galaxy of awards from the broadcasting and science communities, including having an asteroid named 3505 Byrd in her honor. A science communicator and educator since 1976, Byrd believes in science as a force for good in the world and a vital tool for the 21st century. "Being an EarthSky editor is like hosting a big global party for cool nature-lovers," she says.