04Jul
By: Astroathens On: July 4, 2017 In: Astronomy Comments: 0

Starburst Galaxy Messier 94 What is a starburst galaxy? There are areas in our universe where star formation comes in very high concentrations and very quickly. Where literally BILLIONS of stars are forming at once. This is due to the conditions of that particular area in space. IN this...

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12Feb
By: Astroathens On: February 12, 2017 In: Astronomy Comments: 0
16Nov
By: Astroathens On: November 16, 2016 In: Astronomy Comments: 0
15Nov
By: Astroathens On: November 15, 2016 In: Astronomy Comments: 0
11Apr
By: Astroathens On: April 11, 2016 In: Astronomy Comments: 0

  The most recent photo taken of our Milky Way galaxy! All thanks to the APEX Telescope located in Chile! First photo ever taken of our galaxy in sub-millimeter wavelengths (aka between infrared and radio waves) hence why it’s coloring appears different than most photos you may have seen...

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