View Full Version : Planck Reveals Giant Dust Structures in our Local Neighborhood

2010-Mar-17, 02:10 PM
Dust has never looked so beautiful! This new image from the Planck spacecraft shows giant filaments of cold dust stretching through our galaxy. The image spans about 50 degrees of the sky, showing our local neighborhood within approximately 500 light-years of the Sun. “What makes these structures have these particular shapes [...]

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