Articles about sky
Dark skies refer to large patches of sky that are relatively free of light pollution, making them perfect for any stargazer. While anyone can get away to a neighborhood park far from street lighting to see starry skies, the view won’t be as good as at a remote area devoid of artificial lighting. That’s because the sky over the park will still have sky glow from surrounding city lights. You’ll be able to see maybe 100 stars at the most at the park, but there are a few places in the world that have such pure and natural dark skies, that you can see over 1000 stars and even the Milky Way and other galaxies.
When looking for to buy the best telescope under 200 dollars, there are various things to keep in mind. Whether you want one for the entire family, or one that will mainly be used for lunar and planetary viewing or for deep sky viewing, or one that you want to carry with you on a trip or use in your backyard. Here is a guide to help you.
Cappadocia's history is long and storied. For centuries, it was an important hub of Christianity in eastern Europe, however, when the Seljuk Turks invaded, it was the start of the rise of Islam. This is part 2 in a three part series of the history of Cappadocia and its attractions.
Have you ever visited a place with great natural beauty and wondered what it would look like from above? Getting a 360 degree view from the top of a tower or a ride in a helicopter is great, but nothing compares to the wonderful feeling you get from a ride in a hot air balloon.