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"There are so many chances, so many worlds, pouring down on us. Like most people I take no notice and let them flow away, aeons breaking back into the universes where they were made. We are universes dripping with worlds. All we have to do is choose. " - Jeanette Winterson. Photo: Newly discovered galaxy, SMM J2135-0102

(Picture: Nasa, ESA and the Hubble Heritage Team) A pair of interacting galaxies called Arp 273. Nasa believes the smaller galaxy has passed through the larger one, causing the ripple effect.

This NASA image shows NGC 5194. M51's stretch of over 60,000 light-years dwarf its companion galaxy, NGC 5195. Credit: Hubble Space Telescope, NASA.

from the Guardian

In pictures: Top 20 Hubble Space Telescope images

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Nasa has released an image taken by the probe's Visual and Infrared Spectrometer…

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Nasa Find 'Black Hole Bonanza'

Images of Black Holes NASA | Black Hole Bonanza' Found In Nearby Andromeda Galaxy Says Nasa

from The Independent

New forensic technique for estimating time of death by checking

Beautiful Nebula out there somewhere, the web page did not have searchable knowledge of this photo.

A mysterious arc of light found behind a distant cluster of galaxies has turned out to be the biggest, brightest and hottest star-forming region ever seen in space. The so-called Lynx Arc is one million times brighter than the well-known Orion Nebula, a nearby prototypical 'starbirth' region visible with small telescopes. The newly identified super-cluster contains a million blue-white stars that are twice as hot as similar stars in our Milky Way galaxy.

from Washington Post

Stunning new picture of the Pillars of Creation

The Pillars of Creation Nebula - Twenty years after the initial iconic photo was taken, the Hubble telescope returns for a high-def shot.