Saturday, 29 September 2012

Starry Night Painting Recreated with Real Galaxies


Holy awesomeballs, this is amazing! Harvard astronomer, Alex Harrison Parker has recreated Vincent Van Gogh's famous Starry Night using images of real galaxies.

He created the image from photographs captured by the Hubble space telescope and put them together into this amazing mosaic.

Here's a closer look:


Wowzer!

[Discovery] via [io9]