"The Childe...More restless than the swallow in the skies..." -Lord Byron, Childe Harold's Pilgrimage

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Crater for a Carol Maker

Taking a break from finally reading A Tale of Two Cities, I found this image on NASA's website. Behold a crater on the planet Mercury named for Charles Dickens:

The crater was imaged in 2011 by the Messenger spacecraft. For a complete caption, visit NASA's image page. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

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