Daily Archives: June 10, 2009

Embargoes? I’m not talking about it…

Nope. Not a word. Even though, in a sense, I’ve already talked about it, albeit briefly. Instead, I’m going to talk about the bafflement that’s apparent over press embargoes and what constitutes “public domain”. Am I grabbing the wrong end … Continue reading

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Here’s lookin’ at you

Today’s APOD is one of the most gorgeous reflection nebulae I’ve ever seen. NGC 7023, the Iris Nebula, around 1300 light years away in the constellation of Cepheus. That central blue star is most likely newly formed, still swaddled in … Continue reading

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