Star Stuff

7 images show how our view of the Milky Way has evolved

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Humans have been fascinated with the night sky for as long as recorded history — it’s just in our nature.

But thanks to modern technology — from hand-held cameras to giant space telescopes — we’re able to get a glimpse of what our home galaxy looks like. Still, no two Milky Way photos are the same, and our vision of home constantly changes.