Britain’s Vision of the Universe stamps celebrate astronomical discoveries

Great Britain’s Royal Mail is commemorating the 200th anniversary of the Royal Astronomical Society by issuing eight stamps and a prestige booklet Feb. 11.

Royal Mail calls this issue Visions of the Universe and describes the stamps as showing “stunning images depicting astronomical features and phenomena studied by British astronomers and astrophysics over the centuries.”
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