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

were: selected from the Canadian International Year of Astronomy Image Database at

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

Image Credits:


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

The Whirlpool Galaxy: Remi Lacasse (astromirabilis)


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


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)


The Pleiades: Remi Lacasse (astromirabilis)


Rick Stankiewicz (Peterborough, Ontario)


The Cosmic Web: John Dubinski (University of Toronto)