The universe is like a safe to which there is a combination. But the combination is locked up in the safe.

— Peter De Vries

Astrophotography Contest

Capture the Universe Contest

In celebration of the International Year of Astronomy, DISCOVER and Celestron are hosting an exciting astronomy photo contest. Bad Astronomy blogger Phil Plait will be choosing the top ten photos which will be featured in a special photo gallery for all to see!

Contest ends on June 30, 2009. Prizes include a Celestron Nextstar 8SE.