Astronomy Picture Of The Day, Fireworks Galaxy NGC Image Credit & Copyright: Adam Block, Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter, U.
Luis Argerich - The Pipe Nebula: The "pipe" is an enormous area towards the center of the Milky Way where dust hides the stars in the background. The globular cluster can be seen at the top of the photo and the popular "snake" nebula near the left border
Image Credit: NASA, ESA, and The Hubble Heritage Team " This esthetic close-up of cosmic clouds and stellar winds features LL Orionis, interacting with the Orion Nebula flow.
That electrical current was discovered near galaxy It's not doing anything that cool . it's just firing a massive jet of electrified matter light-years into outer space. RTh 6 Most Mind-Blowing Things Ever Discovered in Space Cracked.
Clump of active galactic cores that stretch 4 billion light-years from end to end. The structure is a light quasar group (LQG), a collection of extremely luminous Galactic Nulcei powered by supermassive central black holes.
I think this is either the Andromeda galaxy or the Milky Way Galaxy…but then again I could be way off since there are about 2 billion galaxies in this small universe that is found among about a billion other universes.
NASA's Galaxy Evolution Explorer Mission celebrates its sixth anniversary studying galaxies beyond our Milky Way through its sensitive ultraviolet telescope, the only such far-ultraviolet detector in space. Pictured here, the galaxy known as
NGC 5257 is a spiral galaxy located in the constellation Virgo. The galaxy is notably interacting with the spiral galaxy NGC The two galaxies are listed together as Arp 240 in the Atlas of Peculiar Galaxies.