Lilli Inna_4_galaxy

Lilli Inna_4_galaxy
Lilli Innanen

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Whenever you are done looking at this, try looking into a major query every one of us ought to be asking ourself. | exploringuniverse...

Located about 130 million light-years away, NGC 4650A is one of only 100 known polar-ring galaxies. - Credit: The Hubble Heritage Team (AURA/STScI/NASA/ESA)

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On August 31, 2012 the Sun threw a major tantrum. It started with a vast arc of material towering over its surface, a stream of plasma flowing between two sunspots. Sometimes these collapse back down to the Sun’s surface, but this one exploded, blasting hundreds of millions of tons of material out into space. SDO captured this ridiculously awesome picture of the arc just before it erupted

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Who’s visiting who? This chart of solar system exploration shows every robotic space probe currently exploring (or about to explore) a major solar system object… except for the Earth and Sun of course, because there are way to many of those to show on one chart.

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Zeta Ophiuchus, a massive star plowing through the gas and dust floating in space. Zeta Oph is a bruiser, with 20 times the Sun’s mass. It’s an incredibly luminous star, blasting out light at a rate 80,000 times higher than the Sun! Even at its distance of 400 light years or so, it should be one of the brightest stars in the sky … yet it actually appears relatively dim to the | exploringuniverse...

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