Posted by: Kevin | December 11, 2007

Season’s Greetings for the Astronomy Nerd in Your Life

The Hubble Telescope website has a series of Christmas cards up that you can download and printout.  The cards are basically Christmas themed outlines imposed on famous Hubble pictures.  Here are a couple of my favorites:


I like this one because of the snowflakes they added.  It got me thinking about what I would do if I was stuck in a snow storm that in any way resembled this scene.  I decided that I’d probably shit my pants and then flee.


Sure they might be rocket scientists at NASA but their knowledge of the classics sucks


This one is just pretty cool


I never get tired of this image, the pillar of creation also known as the Eagle Nebula

Hat tip to the Bad Astronomy Blogger


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