Yup, HIGHLY doubt this is a real picture even though it is said to be. makes me sad! Why can't the real outer space be as colourful as a fake picture like this? :/ --- if it's any consolation, this could be the sky on another planet.
The Eridanus Void. This area shows almost no signs of cosmic matter, meaning no stars, planets, solar systems or clouds of cosmic dust. Researchers couldn't even find dark matter, which is invisible but measurable by matter once present in the region.
Higgs Boson Discovered: CERN conference reports Higgs evidence is overwhelming
"Summon" Death Valley National Park, California, by Ted Gore" - I found this picture on a board, "So many places to go." They may have been talking about Death Valley but I couldn't help but be swept up into the rising Milky Way ~:^]>
Okay this picture makes it easy for me to explain to the people who don't know what this really is, tilt your computer screen until the milky way is level with the ground(your computer will be sideways) now what you are doing is looking towards the center
The "Eye of Sauron" is the magnificently geeky nickname given to a young star called Fomalhaut (one of three in a trinary system!) and the space debris surrounding it, which, when put together, looks like a giant eye in outer space.
Featured Image: the cosmic ice sculptures of the Carina Nebula via Hubblesite. The visible space is big, complex and can be incredibly beautiful. This list of 9 pictures gathers the most beautiful images of our universe I could find.
The Eye of God~~Dust and the Helix Nebula ~ Dust makes this cosmic eye look red. The eerie Spitzer Space Telescope image shows infrared radiation from the well-studied Helix Nebula (NGC a mere 700 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius