Category: astrophysics

Starshine in Canis Major

Starshine in Canis Major

Nebulous, but no nebula

Nebulous, but no nebula

Invisible X-rays

Invisible X-rays

The Central Magnetic Field of the Cigar Galaxy…

The Central Magnetic Field of the Cigar Galaxy

Stardust and Starlight in M78 

Stardust and Starlight in M78 

Sharpless 249 and the Jellyfish Nebula

Sharpless 249 and the Jellyfish Nebula

Dramatic Jupiter

Dramatic Jupiter

Why Do Some Galactic Unions Lead to Doom?

Why Do Some Galactic Unions Lead to Doom?:

Galaxy mergers can lead to prosperity and new star formation – or kick off a galaxy’s demise. Check out these images of galaxy mergers taken by NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope.

Colliding galaxies

Colliding galaxies

Off to a strong start  SPECULOOS Southern Obs…

Off to a strong start 

SPECULOOS Southern Observatory