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Irregular galaxy Hubble Space Telescope has captured this image – Irregular galaxy

Irregular galaxy. The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured this image of dwarf irregular galaxy Holmberg II. The galaxy is dominated by huge bubbles of glowing gas, which are sites of ongoing star formation. As high-mass stars form in dense regions of gas and dust they expel strong stellar winds that blow

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Shockwave of an exploding star seen for the first time in sky

Shockwave of an exploding star seen for the first time in sky

Shockwave of an exploding star seen for the first time in sky exploding star - Over 75 million light-years away in the constellation of Virgo (The Virgin) lies NGC 4981 a spiral galaxy with a rather explosive past. NGC 4981 was discovered on 17 April 1784 by William Herschel, and subsequently documented in John Dreyer’s New General Catalogue.

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10 Most different galaxies names images Information and galaxies Facts

10 Most different galaxies names images Information and galaxies Facts

The Porpoise Galaxy galaxies Facts   galaxies Fact.s ne look at the Porpoise Galaxy, or NGC 2936, will tell you exactly where the name comes from. It looks just like a dolphin, though some say it looks more like a penguin protecting an egg. In reality, this is a system of two galaxies: The

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beautiful wild flowers for Your home garden

5 beautiful wild flowers for Your home garden | wildflowers

5 beautiful wild flowers home garden, Natural World beautiful wild flowers home garden Winter Aconite Eranthis hyemalis Wildflowers Photograph Family: Buttercup Family Ranunculaceae Height: 5–15 cm. Flowering time: April-May Some Information About Winter Aconite salisb Family Ranunculaceae. An introduced Perennial. Rare, naturalized from gardens and found in woods, mainly in

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How the ISS was built

HOW INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION WAS BUILT IN GIF DIAGRAM

SHOWING YOU HOW THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION WAS BUILT Credit  INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION What does ISS stand for? the ISS is a space station, or a habitable artificial satellite, in low Earth orbit. Its first component launched into orbit in 1998, and weighing 419,455 kg (924,740 lb), it is now the largest man-made

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Jupiter and Saturn, 15th May 2017.

Jupiter and Saturn, 15th May 2017

Jupiter and Saturn Jupiter and Saturn There haven't been very many moon transits visible from my location this Jupiter season, so I was happy to jag this one last night, despite some thin cloud and deteriorating seeing conditions as Jupiter sank in the west. Europa is seen bright on the disk at

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UGC 1810 Wildly Interacting Galaxy from Hubble Image Credit NASA, ESA, Hubble, HLA; Processing & Copyright Domingo Pestana

What’s happening to this spiral galaxy?

What's happening to this spiral galaxy?  spiral galaxy Although details remain uncertain, it surely has to do with an ongoing battle with its smaller galactic neighbor. The featured galaxy is labelled UGC 1810 by itself, but together with its collisional partner is known as Arp 273. The overall shape of the

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