night sky

Most light pollution isn’t coming from streetlights

Light pollution is the arch nemesis of astronomy, spoiling both the enjoyment of the night sky and the professional study…

3 weeks ago

A Night-Sky Timelapse You Don’t Want to Miss

It's an old story: a couple leave their jobs, sell everything, and live in motorhome to capture footage and imagery…

6 years ago

Simply Breathtaking Night Sky Timelapse: “Huelux” by Randy Halverson

Regular readers of Universe Today will be well-acquainted with the photography and timelapse work of Randy Halverson. He's just released…

7 years ago

Stunning Timelapse: Stargazing in the Canadian Rockies

One of our favorite photographers, Jack Fusco, recently visited Jasper National Park in Alberta, Canada, one of the worlds largest…

7 years ago

Zodiacal Light Over ESO’s La Silla Observatory

We don't put much stock in astrology or horoscopes here at Universe Today, but there's one thing related to the…

7 years ago

Stunning Astrophotos Reveal the Importance of Dark Skies

The World at Night's (TWAN) annual Earth & Sky photography contest showcases the stunning beauty of the night sky while…

8 years ago

Aurora Over Antarctica: a “Teardrop From Heaven”

"We managed to snap a few photos before Heaven realised its mistake and closed its doors." – Dr. Alexander Kumar…

8 years ago

Milky Way to Concordia Base… Come In, Concordia Base…

This stunning photo of the Milky Way was captured from what may be the coldest and most isolated research facility…

8 years ago

Stunning Timelapse: Range of Light

Yosemite National Park is known for its stunning granite cliffs, magnificent waterfalls, and clear night skies. See them all here…

9 years ago

Hauntingly Beautiful Aurora Video

Time-lapse photographer Christian Mülhauser braved sub-zero temperatures and frozen camera equipment to capture this stunning aurora footage from Norway during…

9 years ago