Galactic pyrotechnics on display in nearby galaxy By Colin Jeffrey July 2014 The spiral galaxy NGC 4258 is ejecting gas and high-energy particles in a spectacular display of galactic power (Image: NASA/CXC/JPL- Caltech/STScI/NSF /NRAO/VLA)
Just Space Hubble Catches a Dusty Spiral in Virgo : This magnificent new image taken with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope shows the edge-on spiral galaxy NGC located about 70 million light-years away from Earth in the constellation of Virgo.
Astronomy Picture of the Day for 21 Apr It is one of the more massive galaxies known. A mere 46 million light-years distant, spiral galaxy NGC 2841 can be found in the northern constellation of Ursa Major.
Spiral Galaxy ESO — A thin, glittering streak across the sky, with all its contents neatly aligned on a common plane. Many galaxies stuctured as such, but why is this important?gov/content/hubble-eyes-galaxy-as-flat-as-a-pancake