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Nicknamed the Southern Pinwheel, M83 is undergoing more rapid star formation than our own Milky Way galaxy, especially in its nucleus

Behold, the active monster Centaurus A. The galaxy itself is a mess; it has suffered multiple collisions with other galaxies, creating chaos on a cosmic scale, 13 million light-years away. Credit & Copyright: Amateur astronomer Rolf Olsen Telescope: 25 cm (10 inch) mirror / 120 hour exposure



According to NASA, this is a Hubble image of an enormous bubble being blown into space by a super-hot, massive star. This feature is called the Bubble Nebula. (Photo: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team )

Messier 31 deep version. Glorious. Contains: M 31, Great Nebula in Andromeda, NGC 224, M 32, NGC 221, M 110, NGC 205

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Lunar impact: how the Moon’s Mare Orientale was formed 10/29/16 The Moon's 580-mile-wide Orientale basin has three distinct ring structures: Ernest Wright, NASA/GSFC Scientific Visualisation Studio.

NASA telescope catches black hole's rare light show

El descubrimiento de un agujero negro supermasivo desde los primeros cosmos está configurado para reescribir la física, dicen los científicos......The discovery of a supermassive black hole from the early cosmos is set to rewrite physics, say scientists.