View Full Version : Spitzer Spots Two Galaxies in One

2012-Apr-24, 09:10 PM
The Sombrero galaxy has a split personalty, according to recent observations by NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope. Infrared imaging has revealed a hazy elliptical structure enveloping a dual-structured inner disk. Named for its resemblance to the wide brim of a Mexican hat, the Sombrero galaxy was previously thought to be only disk-shaped. (...)Read the rest of [...]

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