The Best Astronomy Pictures of the Year Are Beautiful as Always

We run into a lot of astronomy photos around Giz, but the sheer beauty of space and its expanses never gets old. The Royal Observatory and Sky at Night Magazine have announced the winners of their best astronomy photograph contest, and we've collected a few of the best here for you. » 9/14/11 3:00pm 9/14/11 3:00pm

by Jeffrey Sullivan (USA) 30…