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 […]

Whirlpool Galaxy Images M51

Whirlpool Galaxy Images M51 | Messier 51

Whirlpool Galaxy Images  M51 Whirlpool Galaxy Images M51 Messier 51 Messier  51Messier  51Messier 51 Messier 51 Messier 51  The Whirlpool Galaxy, also known as Messier 51a, M51a, or NGC 5194, is an interacting grand-design spiral galaxy with a Seyfert 2 active galactic nucleus in the constellation Canes Venatici (the Hunting Dogs). It was the first galaxy to […]

Galaxy Seen side-on

Galaxy Seen side-on Galaxy Seen side-on | The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has produced a sharp image of NGC 4634, a spiral galaxy seen exactly side-on. Its disc is slightly warped by ongoing interactions with a nearby galaxy, and it is crisscrossed by clearly defined dust lanes and bright nebulae. NGC 4634, which lies around […]

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