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Fraser
2009-Oct-14, 12:30 PM
By galactic standards, Barnard is a misfit. This galaxy is diminutive, oddly shaped, and hard to see. But give the little guy credit: this dwarf galaxy has no shortage of stellar splendor and pyrotechnics. Some feisty star formation is taking place, and a few curious nebulae dot the landscape that have [...]

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