The astronomy images used in "Seeing is Believing: Experiment 1"

were: selected from the Canadian International Year of Astronomy Image Database at http://www.galaxydynamics.org/iya2009/

(Restrictions for the use of the individual images may apply, see the corresponding License listings at the above website)

Image Credits:

Galaxies:

The Great Collision Simulation: John Dubinski (University of Toronto)

The Whirlpool Galaxy: Remi Lacasse (astromirabilis)

Nebulae:

Collage of the Supernova Remnant Cassiopeia A and the VLA: Michael Bietenholz (York University and Hartebeesthoek Radio Observatory)

The Cygnus Region of the Milky Way in Invisible Light: Jayanne English (University of Manitoba) with support by A R Taylor (University of Calgary) for the Canadian Galactic Plane Survey

The Crab Nebula: Jayanne English (University of Manitoba) and the Hubble Heritage Team, NASA

Nebula van den Bergh 152: Paul Mortfield (Industrial Stars) and Stefano Cancelli

Planets:

Jupiter and Io: Andre Montambault

Star and Planet Candidate: David Lafreniere, Ray Jayawardhana, Marten H. van Kerkwijk (University of Toronto and Gemini Observatory)

Comet Holmes: Pierre Tremblay (Quebec City)

Stars:

The Pleiades: Remi Lacasse (astromirabilis)

Sun:

Rick Stankiewicz (Peterborough, Ontario)

Simulations:

The Cosmic Web: John Dubinski (University of Toronto)