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Saturn

Famous for its impressive rings, Saturn is the sixth planet fom the Sun and the second largest in the Solar System (after Jupiter), with an equatorial diameter of 74,898 miles (120,536km). 185 more words

Astronomy

Hubble’s Galaxy Cluster Cornucopia

The swirling spiral to the lower left of the frame is far from the most interesting spectacle here — behind it sits a galaxy cluster. 10 more words

Astronomy

Hubble’s Galaxy Cluster Cornucopia

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The swirling spiral to the lower left of the frame is far from the most interesting spectacle here — behind it sits a galaxy cluster. 6 more words

Astronomy

Hubble’s Galaxy Cluster Cornucopia

The swirling spiral to the lower left of the frame is far from the most interesting spectacle here — behind it sits a galaxy cluster. by NASA

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Disentangling the History of the Magellanic Clouds

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The Magellanic Clouds — two nearby dwarf galaxies easily visible to the naked eye in the southern hemisphere — are key to understanding the dynamics and evolution of the Local Group of galaxies. 47 more words

Space

Expanding Universe Will Leave Us Alone #astronomy #poetry #poem #universe #cosmology

The universe expands
Ever faster as we gaze,
Carries off our cosmic kin
Farther every day.

Light from other galaxies
Won’t have time to reach our own. 182 more words

Poetry

Stardust

These very elegant earrings, made of glass, crystals and brow agate gemstones, remind us of a stardust trail. Ideal to those who want to highlight their outfit with something special. 10 more words

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