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El cinturón y la espada de Orión sobre el Teide

Orion's Belt and Sword over Teide's Peak, Canary Islands Image Credit & Copyright: Cesar & Carlos Tejedor

A dominant member of a known galaxy group, M63 has faint, extended features that could be the the remains of dwarf satellite galaxies, evidence that large galaxies grow by accreting small ones. M63 shines across the electromagnetic spectrum and is thought to have undergone bursts of intense star formation.  Image Credit & Copyright: Data - Deep Sky West, Processing - John Vermette

NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day 2016 August 4 Sunflower Galaxy Wide Field The Sunflower Galaxy blooms near the center of this wide field telescopic view. The scene spans about 2 degrees or 4 full moons on the sky toward the loyal constellation.

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Polar Ring Galaxy NGC 660 is featured in this cosmic snapshot. Over 40 million light-years away and swimming within the boundaries of the constellation Pisces, NGC peculiar appearance marks it as a polar ring galaxy. A rare galaxy type,.

Mysterious, Infinite and Magical Cosmos//  There are some things that need to be placed in the hands of the mysteries of the universe. ~Sandra Ingerman

Galaxies make stunning abstract painting ideas. Mysterious, Infinite and Magical Cosmos. There are some things that need to be placed in the hands of the mysteries of the universe.

Media by Bryon Gloden CISSP published June 18 2016 at 12:38AM

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NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day 2016 June 17 Comet PanSTARRS in the Southern Fish Now approaching our fair planet this Comet PanSTARRS will come closest on June a mere light-minutes away.

GcFIEND/it came FROM SPACE (comet)

joy Taken by Gerald Rhemann on December 2013 @ Jauerling, Lower Austria

Towards M101

The View Toward [Fritz Helmut Hemmerich] Sweeping through northern skies, Comet Catalina made its closest approach on January passing about 6 light-minutes from our fair planet.

Científicos de la Agencia Espacial Europea afirman que podría existir un universo alternativo. Han descubierto puntos de luz que brillan 4.500 veces más de lo esperado, que podría deberse a una colisión entre nuestro universo y otro alternativo.

NGC 1333 is a star cluster populated with many young stars that are less than 2 million years old, a blink of an eye in astronomical terms for stars like the Sun expected to burn for billions of years.

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The Milky Way from an cloudless sky amongst the tall pines.  Breath-taking!

Beautiful shot of the expansive milky way. _______________________ Your planet needs you! We're looking for young creatives to get involved in this year's ‪ to inspire the world to live a more thoughtful lifestyle… Photography by Toby Harrison

Explanation: Gamma-rays and dust from periodic Comet Swift-Tuttle plowed through planet Earth's atmosphere on the night of August 11/12.

Gamma-rays and Comet Dust Image Credit & Copyright: Daniel López (El Cielo de Canarias)

This dramatic image offers a peek inside a cavern of roiling dust and gas where thousands of stars are forming. The image, taken by the Advanced Camera for Surveys (ACS) aboard NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, represents the sharpest view ever taken of this region, called the Orion Nebula. More than 3,000 stars of various sizes appear in this image. Some of them have never been seen in visible light. These stars reside in a dramatic dust-and-gas landscape of plateaus, mountains, and valleys...

This dramatic image offers a peek inside a cavern of roiling dust and gas where thousands of stars are forming. The image, taken by the Advanced Camera for Surveys (ACS) aboard NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, represents the sharpest view ever taken of this

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Day Night Sun Polaris Startrails and the annual astro camp of Hungarian Astronomical Association.

MASALLADELTERCERPLANETA.: EL   COMETA   252P/LINEAR    POR   LOS   CIELOS   ...

The Comet and the Star Cluster : Comet Linear has become unexpectedly bright. The comet, discovered in underwent a outburst just a week before it passed a mere 14 lunar distances from.

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