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How to find the Andromeda Galaxy in 7 Steps. The closest Galaxy to ours (The Milky Way). We are on a collision course with Andromeda and likely wlll result in a merging of our galaxies.

"'So you must desire with your heart and more Beyond the enticement of words and knowledge of the stars. You must want with all your being, you must be sure of your substance, which first you have to find far within you, to mine your soul's gold to start on the Way. ~ Farid ud-Din Attar <3<3

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Space...The Milky Way. The Milky Way is the spiral galaxy where our solar system lives. It is 100,000 light years in diameter and 1000 light years thick at the center of the galactic disk. There are 200-400 billion stars in the Milky Way. Our Sun is 26,400 light years from the galactical center. On a dark night, we can see a faint hazy whitish band of starlight spanning the sky. That band is the Milky Way galaxy.

May gifts found in the dark) *the gift of a starry night. This is what the sky looks like in the middle of the ocean!

We forget running away and stop in our tracks to listen and hear the pull of our own voices like the Magi with their star, the wise ones with their camels, perfumes and gold, believing their inner songs, a journey in the bones of their feet, like migrating birds or salmon swimming ladders of stars to the beginning of life. — LINDA HOGAN, FROM “ME, CROW, FISH, AND THE MAGI,” IN SAVINGS

Gorgeous color in the Milly Way and good beta on the photo <-- Is that another galaxy?

Wow, beautyful

Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe. - Albert Einstein (This view across light years of the Milky Way Galaxy shows over stars!

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Southern part of the spectacular H II region in the Large Magellanic Cloud. The green colour indicates areas that are particularly hot.

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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.


Andromeda Galaxy (the Andromeda Galaxy is one of the closest Galaxy to us, scientists even believe that someday the Andromeda Galaxy will make a collision with our Milky way and completely destroy both of the Galaxies). I learned this on How The Universe