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Lagos, Portugal

Portugal - Lagos, Praia do Camilo.I have been here and it is so beautiful! The water is so clear and blue, the sand super white and the locals friendly :) Great, cheap food too! See more about portugal travel, portugal and beaches.

NGC 474 is an elliptical galaxy in the constellation Pisces.

NGC 474 is an elliptical galaxy in the constellation Pisces. This large galaxy is known to possess tidal tails, although their origins remain unknown. These tidal tails may be related to debris left over from absorbing numerous small galaxies in the past.

The Milky Way

Milky Way. "Every star we see in the sky is part of the Milky Way, but a brighter center exists some light-years away. The Milky Way is about light-years in diameter and contains 200 to 400 billion stars.

"We live on a hunk of rock and metal that circles a humdrum star that is one of 400 billion other stars that make up the Milky Way Galaxy which is one of billions of other galaxies which make up a universe which may be one of a very large number, perhaps an infinite number, of other universes. That is a perspective on human life and our culture that is well worth pondering."  Carl Sagan

If you say that this thing is the [temporal] Universe, you are right. ~ If you say that it is God who is eternal, you are right. ~ If you say that it is neither the Universe nor God but is something conveying some additional meaning, you are right.

The Sword Of Orion

The Sword Of Orion ~ The Orion constellation is noticeable for three medium-bright stars in a short, straight row. These stars represent Orion’s Belt. If you look closely, you’ll notice a curved line of stars “hanging” from the three Belt stars.

Planetary alignment of Venus, Mercury, and Saturn with the Giza Pyramids in Egypt. This phenomenon only happens once every 2,373-years. The last event was set in December 3rd, 2012, at one-hour before sunrise.

“Pyramid of Giza (Egypt) - years old. Planetary alignment that will take place Dec 2012 is dead-on alignment with the Pyramids at Giza. Night Sky in Giza, Egypt on December local time … one hour before sunrise compared with the Pyramids at Giza.