The Garnet Star of Capricorn

The Garnet Star of Capricorn

The Garnet Star of Capricorn
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A Recently Destroyed 7th* Century BC Assyrian Statue, Photo c. 1850:( Unfortunately, by now I’m sure most of you have heard the heartbreaking news that this statue and many others at the Mosul Museum fell victim to the deplorable practice of iconoclasm by the Islamic State this week.This photo is from the mid-19th century excavation of the colossal statues at the Nergal Gate of the ancient city of Nineveh. This statue was one of two winged bull-men (aka lamassu )

archaicwonder: “ A Recently Destroyed Century BC Assyrian Statue, Photo c. 1850 :( Unfortunately, by now I’m sure most of you have heard the heartbreaking news that this statue and many others at the Mosul Museum fell victim to the deplorable.

Saturn_ Although other planets in our solar system have rings, none are as extensive and spectacular as Saturn's.

Although other planets in our solar system have rings, none are as extensive and spectacular as Saturn's. Saturn has always been my favorite planet (outside Earth)

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thedemon-hauntedworld: “ Jupiter close up credit: NASA ”The Great Red Spot of Jupiter. Actually a storm that's been raging for over 300 years, it's three times the size of the entire Earth.