Tian Shan Mountains, Kazakhstan - Uncornered Market
Russian Astronomer, Telescope- Almaty, Kazakhstan

Russian Astronomer, Telescope- Almaty, Kazakhstan

The visiting "astronome" at Tian Shan observatory gives us a tour of the sky from one of the observation centers. After he manually opened the skylights and fired up the 2500x telescope, we glimpsed an exploding star and a few star clusters. Then the smog and ambient light from Almaty kicked in. Read more about our adventures in the Tian Shan Mountains.

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