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Fraser
2008-Jul-28, 01:20 PM
"Night's swift dragons cut the clouds full fast, And yonder shines…" Another galactic pair? Discovered by Friedrich Wilhelm Herschel in 1787, this particular galactic pairing known as Arp 23 find its home in Canes Venetici, and the duo most certainly has a colorful history. The larger of the pair - NGC 4618 [...]

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Whirlpool
2008-Jul-28, 02:12 PM
"If we shadows have offended, Think but this, and all is mended, That you have but slumber'd here While these visions did appear. And this weak and idle theme, No more yielding, but a dream, Gentles, do not reprehend; If you pardon, we will mend"

Beautiful Pair....http://us.i1.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/i/mesg/emoticons7/105.gif