The Milky Way at Tso Moriri
The Milky Way with Tso Moriri in the foreground.
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As, pricked out with less and greater lights, between the poles of the universe, the Milky Way so gleameth white as to set very sages questioning.

Dante Alighieri in “Paradise” quoted in: Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington The Expanding Universe: Astronomy’s ‘Great Debate’, 1900-1931, Cambridge University Press, 1933, p. 1 (Wikiquote)

 

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