Look at us all …
Posts tagged space.
isn’t that fucking amazing?
Image description: This is an animation of the Aurora Australis (Southern Lights), eight days after a record-setting solar flare sent a shower of charged particles towards Earth. From Earth, this glowing ring would appear as a curtain of light shimmering across the night sky.
Image captured by NASA IMAGE satellite courtesy of NASA Space Place.
Interacting Galaxy - NGC 2936 (Porpoise Galaxy)
Spiral Galaxy - NGC 224 (Andromeda Galaxy)
Lenticular Galaxy - NGC 5866 (Spindle Galaxy)
Peculiar Galaxy - NGC 5128 (Centaurus A)
Barred Spiral Galaxy - NGC 1300
Starburst Galaxy - M82 (Cigar Galaxy)