Guy Ottewell is an

Guy Ottewell is an eccentric polymath polyglot kind of guy. His books on astronomy are really unparalleled. Not many pictures on his site, so you’ll just have to take my word for it. Buy his Astronomical Companion if you are remotely interested in things remote. Fun fact: he is based at Furman University, where my wife went to school. She says “Go Furman!”