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The magellanic cloud


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Narad

 Genre: Ambient

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To some it may look to some like a big space monster, but it is more big than monster. To others it may look like a grazing seahorse, but the dark object toward the image right is actually an inanimate pillar of smoky dust about 20 light years long. The curiously-shaped dust structure occurs in our neighboring Large Magellanic Cloud, in a star forming region very near the expansive Tarantula Nebula. The energetic nebula is creating a star cluster named NGC 2074, whose center is visible just off the top of the image in the direction of the neck of the seahorse. The above representative color image was taken last year by the Hubble Space Telescope's Wide Field Planetary Camera 2 in honor of Hubble's 100,000th trip around the Earth. As young stars in the cluster form, their light and winds will slowly erode the dust pillars away over the next million years.
http://www.astronet.ru/db/xware/msg/1234026
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Uploaded: Jan 16, 2012 - 04:17:51 AM
Last Updated: Jan 16, 2012 - 04:17:51 AM Last Played: Jan 17, 2017 - 03:26:51 PM
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Skean said 2040 days ago (January 16th, 2012)
The magellanic cloud
Outstanding, no need to say more, thanks for sharing.
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TvRicky said 2040 days ago (January 16th, 2012)
Eternal Drama
The elements of a mysterious yet constant and all encompassing 'Law' at work here. Everything must change and your sounds vividly express the necessity of that change. Life flows through with an ever giving entrance of musical magic. Thoughtful and provocative vision of ' Nam Myoho Renge Kyo!' The law yet to be realized by the many. Wonderful imagination and composition.

A SincerelyZipped, TvRicky
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Doug Somers said 2039 days ago (January 17th, 2012)
It's very cool
to have so many composers here interested in astronomy and space music in general. This is wonderful how the morphing soundscape mirrors the pillars and tendrils of dust and gas in the nebula.

I'm completely there. Fabulous soundscape for headphones Harald. Time stands still.

Thanks for the dload sir!
Doug
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richard13 said 2039 days ago (January 17th, 2012)
This one develops nicely
and is much more sonorous than other recent posts, but it may just be me. Whatever, lovely journey.
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Garni said 2038 days ago (January 18th, 2012)
Magellanic Cloud
Brilliant work Harald! Your work always makes me travel to unknown places :)
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Henke said 2038 days ago (January 18th, 2012)
Classic
space ambient music. Thanks!

/Henke
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Name: Narad
Location: France
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Harald Dastis was born 1952, in Germany. He has now lived in France since 1975. Harald is a poet, painter, and a musician of 9 years. He is also a professional german teacher. Narad has a passion for Indian spiritualism and his music is inspired by a... [see more]

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Ambient music is a loosely defined musical genre that incorporates elements of a number of different styles - including jazz, electronic music, new age, rock and roll, modern classical music, reggae, traditional, world and even noise.

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