Amazing Astronomy: Victorian-Era Illustrations of the Heavens

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Jovial Jupiter

Credit: E.L. Trouvelot, New York Public Library
A chromolithograph of the planet Jupiter, observed Nov. 1, 1880, at 9:30 p.m. The piece of art reveals Jupiter's Great Red Spot, akin to a hurricane on…Read More »

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