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The Farthest Object in the Universe
Giant Arc of Light --A Mystery Observed Behind a Super-Massive Galaxy 10 Billion Light Years Away June 27, 2012 Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have found a puzzling arc of light.
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Karl 'Shakur' N.
Solar Eclipse on August 21, 2017 seen over Grand Teton National Park in northwestern Wyoming, USA.
the andromidus galaxy with stars in the background
Weather forecast
The Milky Way’s closest neighbor, the Andromeda Galaxy, has 100-400 billion stars. It's hard to imagine, but wondrous.
an image of some very pretty stars in the sky
Third Gravitational Wave Detection, From Black-Hole Merger 3 Billion Light Years Away (Published 2017)
Third Gravitational Wave Detection, From Black-Hole Merger 3 Billion Light Years Away - The New York Times
an image of a spiral galaxy in the sky
Meet NGC 4603: a galaxy found approximately 100 million light-years from Earth in the Cepheus constellation. In this remarkable image, we see the features that give it its spiral appearance, from the well-defined spiral arms themselves, to the contrasting lanes of black dust. This image also affords us the chance to see its huge, blue-white stars, and it […]
an image of the sky with stars and light beams in it, as seen from space
Comet Lovejoy's Long Ion Tail in Taurus
Comet Lovejoy's Long Ion Tail in Taurus | by Amazing Sky Photography
two men and a woman working on something in a factory
Vera Rubin, Who Confirmed Existence Of Dark Matter, Dies At 88
Vera Rubin, Astrophysicist Who Confirmed Existence Of Dark Matter, Dies At 88 : The Two-Way : NPR
an image of the earth and moon taken from space
Milky Way, The Moon, and Earth in One Photo
an image of some very pretty blue stars in the sky with bright lights on them
M45: The Pleiades Star Cluster (APOD)
M45: The Pleiades Star Cluster
an image of a spiral galaxy in the sky
A Dusty View of Milky Ways Smaller Cousin
This spectacular spiral galaxy is known to astronomers as Messier 83. Colloquially, it is also called the Southern Pinwheel due to its similarity to the more northerly Pinwheel galaxy Messier 101. NASAs Spitzer Space Telescope shows us, in spectacular detail, the infrared structure of what many think of as our own Milky Way galaxys smaller cousin.
an image of some sort of space with many different things in the sky above it
The Internet's Most Asked Questions
The Universe And Your Place In It, an interesting perspective.
an image of the eye of god in space
Sign in
Hubble Space Telescope - The Helix Nebula in the constellation of Aquarius about…
an artist's rendering of the milky
A map of our galaxy the Milky Way, showing pulsars (red), planetary nebulae (blue), globular clusters (yellow), and the orbits of several
A map of our galaxy the Milky Way, showing pulsars (red), planetary nebulae…
an image of a spiral galaxy in the sky
Heck Yeah Galaxies
Galaxy NGC 2442.