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Andromeda’s Once and Future Stars

Andromeda’s Once and Future Stars - space, herschel, andromeda, galaxies, esa, xmm - newton
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Two European Space Agency observatories combined forces to show the Andromeda Galaxy in a new light. Herschel sees rings of star formation in this, the most detailed image of the Andromeda Galaxy ever taken at infrared wavelengths, and XMM-Newton shows dying stars shining X-rays into space.
lara Uploaded by lara on . Andromeda’s Once and Future Stars - Desktop Nexus Space Download free wallpapers and background images: Andromeda’s Once and Future Stars. Desktop Nexus Space background ID 556373. Two European Space Agency observatories combined forces to show the Andromeda Galaxy in a new light. Herschel sees rings of star formation in this, the most detailed image of the Andromeda Galaxy ever taken at infrared wavelengths, and XMM-Newton shows dying stars shining X-rays into space. Rating: 4.4

Wallpaper Comments (4)

Ali2312
Posted by Ali2312 on 08/23/11 at 05:42 PM
did any body here ... knows that Andromeda Galaxy is actually on a Collision Course with our Milky Way Galaxy ---- ???
Ali2312
Posted by Ali2312 on 08/23/11 at 05:38 PM
Beautiful
xChurchx
Posted by xChurchx on 01/13/11 at 03:57 PM
I love that Galaxy the most, +1/fav
Widdybear77
Posted by Widdybear77 on 01/08/11 at 01:04 AM
Even though it's not the best quality I have searched for pictures of Andromeda because this is the Galaxy that is plowing into ours. A dying Galaxy, wow. What a sight to see. Lovely. Thank you so much.
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Total Downloads: 728
Times Favorited: 7
Uploaded By: lara
Date Uploaded: January 08, 2011
Filename: mage_1837_1600-1200.jpg
Original Resolution: 1600x1200
File Size: 196.45KB
Category: Galaxies

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