Xinhua has helpfully posted the top 10 astronomy photos of the year (2008), according to National Geographic.
What is photo no.1 doing in this list?
Good question. It is cute, but certainly not great.
So, what’s wrong with photo #1? I think it puts all the others in perspective.
Stumpy: always sticking up for the underdog.
What about this one?
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