Stunning Photos of Our Milky Way Galaxy (Gallery) — The Milky Way galaxy is home to 400 billion stars and our own sun and solar system. It is nearly 120,000 light-years across and a shining example of a spiral galaxy.
Andromeda Galaxy (M31): Location, Characteristics & Images — The Andromeda galaxy, our Milky Way's closest neighbor, is the most distant object in the sky that you can see with your unaided eye — but only on a clear night from a location with a very dark sky.
Are the Milky Way’s borders expanding? | Astronomycom — Hundreds of billions of stars make up the barred spiral galaxy that we call home. The Milky Way’s 100,000 light-year diameter houses stars of different masses, luminosities, and ages, with new
The Andromeda galaxy ate our sister galaxy - engadgetcom — The Andromeda galaxy is our closest galactic neighbor, and it apparently has been hiding a dark past. Scientists from the University of Michigan discovered that this sinister figure cannibalized
Hubble solves the mystery bulge at the center of the Milky — The Milky Way appears as a relatively flat structure when viewed along its plane in visible light. Gamma-ray emission, however, paints a different picture: two huge structures billowing outward
Cosmos - bibliotecapleyadesnet — Cosmos can be defined as a complex and orderly system, such as our Universe; the opposite of Chaos. It is the Universe regarded as an ordered system.
Amazoncom: Our Andromeda (9781556594106): Brenda — Both raw and cooked--Shaughnessy works through very difficult emotional material with great honesty and art. Our Andromeda has all the rhetorical energy and verbal inventiveness of Interior With Sudden Joy and Human Dark With Sugar, and much of the cheekiness of those first two books, but this third collection is deeper and necessarily more mature.
Bad Astronomy | SYFY WIRE — The Bad Astronomy blog is all about real-world science — it covers the entire Universe, from subatomic particles to the Big Bang itself. Astronomy, space exploration, the effect of politics on science you'll find it all here, as well as anything else that pops into the science-drenched brain of Phil Plait - astronomer, author and communicator.
Home- Scientific European (SCIEU) - Monthly Popular — Tau: A New Protein That May Aid in Developing Personalized Alzheimer’s Therapy . Research has shown that another protein called tau is responsible for early symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease and this information may aid in developing therapies.
WorldWide Telescope User Guide — WorldWide Telescope User Guide. Note: This documentation is preliminary and subject to change. The WorldWide Telescope is a software environment that enables your computer to function as a virtual telescope, combining terabytes of imagery from such famous telescopes as Hubble, Chandra and Spitzer into one vast panorama of the universe.