[Video Link] Lisa says: "'The Beauty of Space Photography" features astrophysicists, astronomers, and Zolt Levay from Hubble Space Telescope, the brilliant guy who creates the beautiful images!
One of the primary tools for measurement and observation is imaging using cameras connected to powerful telescopes on Earth and in space. And although it's not the primary motivation for photographing space, beauty is one of the most intriguing byproducts. Images of space communicate the grandeur of the universe, and spark essential curiosities about what may be out there waiting for us once we make our way into the stars.
Mark Frauenfelder at 2:40 pm Thu, Jul 18, 2013