1 Like

Kittpeak
Arizona

The world’s largest collection of optical telescopes is located high above the Sonoran Desert under some of the finest night skies in the world. Kitt Peak, on the Tohono O’odham Reservation, is home to twenty-four optical and two radio telescopes representing eight astronomical research institutions.

Learn more about the observatory on their website:

http://www.noao.edu/outreach/kpoutreach.html

comments powered by Disqus

Milan Rademakers
Ryan Field Arizona, General Aviation Parking
Milan Rademakers
Piper PA-28 at Ryan field, Tucson
Milan Rademakers
Tucson Ryan Airport, Piper Archer TX / PA-28
James L. Tanner
Arizona Sonora Desert near Tucson, Arizona, USA
Toni Garbasso
Sonora desert
Toni Garbasso
Sonora Desert
James L. Tanner
Arizona Sonora Desert Musuem, Tucson, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
Desert Oasis, Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, Arizona
terry blackburn
San Xavier del Bac
Jürgen Schrader
San Xavier Mission
terry blackburn
Mission San Xavier del Bac Interior
Toni Garbasso
Tucson sunset
mielero1980
Cañon de Ordesa - Pirineos - Spain
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Hacli Kilise - Church with the Cross, Cappadocia, Turkey
Astrolabio Colombia
Luthier Alberto Paredes e hijos (Bogota - Colombia)
Salma ElDardiry
Diving club - ship deck
Studio Mambeau - Martijn Baudoin
Panta Rei 2
Astrolabio Colombia
Cayo Cangrejo en Providencia, Colombia
Ruediger Kottmann
Paris-Montmartre - Rue de Chevallier de la Barre
Studio Mambeau - Martijn Baudoin
Tuschinski
Rami Saarikorpi
Leningrad Cowboys
Marcio Cabral
Pratinha Lake
Jaime Brotons
Amadorio
Ruediger Kottmann
Venice - Piazzetta San Marco and the Doges Palace at night
Jürgen Schrader
steamengine
Jürgen Schrader
Emperors Castle
Jürgen Schrader
Times Square
Jürgen Schrader
oberammergau
Jürgen Schrader
Schleierfälle
Jürgen Schrader
Burg Randeck
Jürgen Schrader
Kloster Biburg
Jürgen Schrader
Graveyard
Jürgen Schrader
Cafe of the Franz Marc Museum in Kochel
Jürgen Schrader
broken tree
Jürgen Schrader
Exhibition Anette Marketsmueller
Jürgen Schrader
Historisches Rathaus Bad Windsheim
More About USA

The United States is one of the most diverse countries on earth, jam packed full of amazing sights from St. Patrick's cathedral in New York to Mount Hollywood California.The Northeast region is where it all started. Thirteen British colonies fought the American Revolution from here and won their independence in the first successful colonial rebellion in history. Take a look at these rolling hills carpeted with foliage along the Hudson river here, north of New York City.The American south is known for its polite people and slow pace of life. Probably they move slowly because it's so hot. Southerners tend not to trust people from "up north" because they talk too fast. Here's a cemetery in Georgia where you can find graves of soldiers from the Civil War.The West Coast is sort of like another country that exists to make the east coast jealous. California is full of nothing but grizzly old miners digging for gold, a few gangster rappers, and then actors. That is to say, the West Coast functions as the imagination of the US, like a weird little brother who teases everybody then gets famous for making freaky art.The central part of the country is flat farmland all the way over to the Rocky Mountains. Up in the northwest corner you can find creative people in places like Portland and Seattle, along with awesome snowboarding and good beer. Text by Steve Smith.