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The Hubble Ultra Deep Field in 3D

WOW. From youtube: I’ve recently discovered an animation that was rendered using the measured redshift of all 10,000 galaxies in the Hubble Ultra Deep Field image. I’ve written a short script that leads you through a quick history of both … Continue reading

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starry night

From JPL: “Starry Night… in Space: See why NASA’s WISE Mission is like the The ‘van Gogh’ of the Infrared Sky.” Tweet

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a whale of a galaxy

photo by R. Jay GaBany You can just see it blowing air as it breaches, can’t you? For more info about this galaxy (and to see more gorgeous pictures): NGC 4631 in Canes Venatici. Tweet

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moonset

This is absolutely gorgeous! Tweet

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