Welcome back to Messier Monday! Today, we continue in our tribute to our dear friend, Tammy Plotner, by looking at the Bode’s Galaxy – also known as Messier 81! During the 18th century, famed French astronomer Charles Messier noticed the presence of several “nebulous objects” while surveying the night sky. Originally mistaking these objects for … Continue reading “Messier 81 – the Bode Galaxy” The post Messier 81 – the Bode Galaxy appeared first on Universe Today .
March 18, 2019Space