Atlas V Arc of Light: Rocket launched with twin Radiation Belt Storm Probes sent to explore the Van Allen Belts that surround Earth. Astrophotographer Mike Killian took this photo from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida Aug.
This piece is a-symmetrical. But if the galaxy was positioned more centered it would be almost symmetrical; nonetheless, there is nice balance between left and right. The galaxy also feels enormous because of the silhouette of the man in the foreground.
Aurora and meteor over Manitoba, Canada. This image was winner in the Beauty of the Night Sky category for the 2013 International Earth and Sky Photo Contest. Place in Beauty of the Night Sky category goes to "Meteor Magic" by Shannon Bileski