View Full Version : Lighting Up Andromeda’s Coldest Rings

2013-Jan-30, 06:40 AM
Cold rings of dust are illuminated in this image taken by Herschel’s*Spectral and Photometric Imaging Receiver (SPIRE) instrument. Credit: ESA/NASA/JPL-Caltech/B. Schulz (NHSC) Looking wispy and delicate from 2.5 million light-years away, cold rings of dust are seen swirling around the Andromeda galaxy in this new image from the Herschel Space Observatory, giving us yet another [...]

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