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Posts Tagged ‘galaxies’

I like colorful swirls.

Posted by c. wagner on November 5, 2009


More beautiful stuff from the Hubble Space Telescope. This is part of the M83 galaxy. Baby stars and all kinds of beautiful, drifting stuff.

Read more about what’s going on here at Bad Astronomy.

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Let’s take a trip back in time.

Posted by c. wagner on October 23, 2009

You’re looking at a composite image of the most distant cluster of galaxies yet observed. It’s 10.2 billion light years away from us. More than a billion light years farther away than the next most distant cluster.

You’re looking back in time as far as we have been able to see. Enjoy the view!

Read more at Phil Plait’s Bad Astronomy blog.

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