domingo, 9 de fevereiro de 2014

This stunning mosaic image of M83, courtesy of the Hubble Space Telescope, recently gave rise to +The Zooniverse citizen science project called “STAR DATE: M83,” which aims to discover more about the formation and evolution of star clusters in spiral galaxies. M83 is also known as the Southern Pinwheel Galaxy and lies 15 million light-years away in the constellation Hydra. The bright magenta and blue areas in the image indicate that the galaxy has vast regions of star formation. Researchers have...
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