View Full Version : Happy anniversary, Spitzer

2004-Aug-25, 04:14 PM
Cape-launched telescope offers a galactic glimpse (http://www.floridatoday.com/news/space/stories/2004b/spacestoryN0825SPITZER.htm)

A year after its launch from Cape Canaveral, the Spitzer Space Telescope is unveiling the invisible: leftovers of stellar explosions, nurseries where stars are born, and the innards of the Milky Way.

2004-Aug-25, 08:17 PM
Let's Party!!! :)

They have a right to be proud. There image medley is nice, too.

"Regions of recent star formation light up like Christmas tree bulbs," Werner said. "To me, it's quite remarkable."
You and I might have said "Birthday candles". :)