View Full Version : Grand Spiral Galaxy M81 by Hubble

2007-May-28, 07:49 PM
Astronomers released this beautiful photograph of the grand spiral design galaxy, M81, captured by the Hubble Space Telescope. Although it looks like a single image, it was actually constructed by stitching together many images on computer, using three different wavelengths of light. ...

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Doctor Know
2007-May-28, 11:11 PM
Intergalatic beauty. Probably an impossibility, but to be in flight between galaxies and have that vast whirlpool filling your viewscreen.

2007-May-29, 03:34 AM
Ooo-la-la. :) Gorgeous.