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    Default Re: How many galaxies can you see from Earth with naked eye and between galaxies....



    Being a northerner, I have never seen the Magellanic Clouds. My skies are typically Bortle 3-ish. I can see M31 every time I look for it, even from brighter rural locations. Once, only once that I am sure of, I saw M33. That's it for galaxies.

    There are lots of other Messier objects that are naked eye, of course. M45, obviously. M44. M8. My most recent was M13.

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    Just wanted to point out the fi in sci fi. The producers just want pretty images that the average audience 'thinks' space might look at. A black void would be pretty boring
    I dont know, done right it could add a whole level of terror. Imagine having nothing, not even the comfort of the stars to give you some reference and link to back home.

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    Default Re: How many galaxies can you see from Earth with naked eye and between galaxies....

    About 10 months ago, I could not find my way back to the hotel while inside the King of Prussia Mall.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/King_of_Prussia_Mall

    Yep, it was whole new level of terror.
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    Quote Originally Posted by quincy View Post
    About 10 months ago, I could not find my way back to the hotel while inside the King of Prussia Mall.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/King_of_Prussia_Mall

    Yep, it was whole new level of terror.
    Malls truly strike terror in my heart!
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    Quote Originally Posted by quincy View Post
    About 10 months ago, I could not find my way back to the hotel while inside the King of Prussia Mall.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/King_of_Prussia_Mall

    Yep, it was whole new level of terror.
    Hello Jim,

    nex time in the King of Prussia Mall, put sunglasses on your nose and Ohropax in your ears.
    It helps not only in Prussia, here it helps on the Potsdamer Plazza in Berlin,

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    Quote Originally Posted by j.gardavsky View Post
    Hello Jim,

    nex time in the King of Prussia Mall, put sunglasses on your nose and Ohropax in your ears.
    It helps not only in Prussia, here it helps on the Potsdamer Plazza in Berlin,

    JG
    A wonderful city!
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    Quote Originally Posted by quincy View Post
    A wonderful city!
    Hello Jim,

    allow me please to correct you.

    Berlin is a totally boring bunch of villages, the only place I go to is Mr. Schilling's in Berlin-Charlottenburg,
    https://www.foto-schilling.berlin/pages/ausstellung.php

    Since the increase of prizes, I address him Mr. 1Shilling.20

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