Images of The Wonders of the Universe!
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These are some of the most astounding images from the Nasa Archives used In the Dark Skies Jewellery collection. If you would like to see and to know more about these and many others then please follow the link http://www.nasa.gov  or if you would like to know more about the International Dark Skies Association this is their website http://www.darksky.org

Small Magellanic Cloud Galaxy

The Small Magellanic Cloud is a small dwarf galaxy about 200,000 light years away from our own Milky Way galaxy. It was named after the famous explorer Ferdinand Magellan who first used it to help him navigate across the oceans in the sixteenth century. It is one of our closest galactic neighbours, and can be seen unaided with the naked eye from the Southern Hemisphere near the equator. The SMC is so close and bright that modern astronomers have, for the first time, been able to detect X-ray em