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Fraser
2012-Jun-01, 01:10 AM
Just in time for summer, this image of the Pinwheel Galaxy (M101) looks as pretty as a childís toy and as delectable as cotton candy. This beautiful image combines data in the infrared, visible, ultraviolet and X-rays from four of NASA’s space-based telescopes. Itís like seeing with a regular camera, an ultraviolet camera, night-vision goggles [...]

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