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mythologyofblue:

Wright’s Celestial Map of the Universe, 1742

Thomas Wright was an 18th-Century English astronomer who was credited with being the first to describe the shape of our own Milky Way galaxy.

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April 13, 2012 6:20 pm
n-a-s-a:

A Beautiful Boomerang Nebula 
Credit: Hubble Heritage Team, J. Biretta (STScI) et al., (STScI/AURA), ESA, NASA 

n-a-s-a:

A Beautiful Boomerang Nebula

Credit: Hubble Heritage Team, J. Biretta (STScI) et al., (STScI/AURA), ESA, NASA 

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April 7, 2012 12:33 pm

butitsthesolarsystem:

PLANET SHAPED CHOCOLATE.

I MISS YOU, PLUTO.

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12:31 pm March 25, 2012 4:24 pm 4:14 pm

thegoodsonisbad:

cosmictoquantum:

National Geographic’s Amazing Hubble Images


(View the entire photoset here)

hubble rules

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4:12 pm
euclase:

The R136 super star cluster in the Tarantula Nebula, home of R136a1, a Wolf-Rayet star believed to be the most massive star known.

euclase:

The R136 super star cluster in the Tarantula Nebula, home of R136a1, a Wolf-Rayet star believed to be the most massive star known.

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