Galaxy NGC 4845

Galaxy NGC 4845 Hubble Space Telescope NASA/ESA

Galaxy NGC 4845 Hubble Space Telescope NASA/ESA This NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image shows the spiral galaxy NGC 4845,located over 65 million light-years (estimated) away in the constellation of Virgo (the Virgin). The galaxy’s orientation clearly reveals the galaxy’s striking spiral structure, a flat and dust-mottled disk surrounding a bright galactic bulge. NGC 4845‘s glowing […]

The Twin Jet Nebula

The Twin Jet Nebula – ESA/Hubble | Nature Magazine

  The Twin Jet Nebula The Twin Jet Nebula, or PN M2-9, is a striking sample of a bipolar planetary nebula. Bipolar planetary nebulae are shaped when the central object is not a single star, but a binary system, Studies have shown that the nebula’s size rises with time, and measurements of this rate of […]

superclusters

superclusters rule the tiny collection of galaxies

The cosmic bullies next door How vast superclusters rule the tiny collection of galaxies we call the Local Group  by Liz Kruesi IN 1994 astronomer Renée Kraan-Korteweg spotted some 600 galaxies lying the same distance away from us, all clustered around the constellations Hydra and Vela. These findings hinted that the region might harbor an enormous structure, […]

Sun look like from other planets

What does the Sun look like from other planets | nature magazine

What Does The Sun Look Like From Other Planets? Find out what it’s like to look up from the surface of another world On Earth, the position of the Sun relative to our planet makes us the toast of the Solar System. Located in the habitable zone, where the Sun is the right distance to make […]

basic information about earth planet for kids

Basic Information About Earth Planet For Kids | nature magazine

basic information about earth planet for kids Ancient and teeming with life, Earth is a truly amazing planet, with a fascinating tale to tell… Today, science has revealed much about our planet, from how it formed and has evolved over billions of years through to its current position in the universe. Indeed, right now we […]

image of irregular galaxy

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 away the surrounding […]

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. Over a century […]

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