A U.S. Army Trooper Sgt. Justin Covert, the Regimental Command Sgt. Maj.’s machine gunner, assigned to the 3rd Cavalry Regiment, spins a light around in a circle outside of his assigned Stryker while the galactic center of the Milky Way galaxy was visible overhead at a remote location of the National Training Center, Fort Irwin, California, May 24, 2022. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Stewart).