Re: fake astronomical images

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Gary Poyner

The most surprising thing about this is the amount of these ‘fakes’ which appear on APOD (which I hardly ever look at by the way).  My daughter sends me images from APOD and other sources saying “have you seen this?”.  I have to deflate her somewhat and say it’s a fake.  I just don’t get it.