Our friend Jim Dunning posted this photo to EarthSky’s Facebook page last week. He captured the photo in Loudoun County, Virginia and titled it “October Leaving.”
ISO 800, f/6.3, 200mm, 1/640s.
Thank you, Jim!
Deborah Byrd created the EarthSky radio series in 1991 and founded 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.