An Art Historian Reflects on the Beauty and Significance of Hubble…

In a gorgeously-illustrated and thoughtful new academic book, Picturing the Cosmos: Hubble Telescope Images and the Astronomical Sublime, Stanford art historian Elizabeth A. Kessler analyzes space imagery in the context of centuries of landscape art and photography. She shows us stunning parallels between Romantic… » 1/24/13 5:00pm 1/24/13 5:00pm