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Alpine observatory provides a peak experience

26 Jun 2013, 01:53 UTC
Alpine observatory provides a peak experience
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Stars whirl above one of the antennas of the Plateau de Bure interferometer in the southern French Alps, which is operated by the Institut de Radioastronomie Millimetrique, or IRAM. This otherworldly view of one of the world's highest millimeter-wave observatories was captured by photographer Mike Long, who passed along a jaw-dropping view of an Alpine supermoon earlier this week."I hiked up the m...

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