This full-size Hubble image shows galaxy cluster SDSS with three rare phenomena marked. The blue circles show a unique five time gravitationally lensed quasar. This image is the first-ever picture of such an object.
Astronomers have found the faintest object ever seen in the early universe. It existed about 400 million years after the big bang billion years ago. This is a Hubble Space Telescope view of a very massive cluster of galaxies MACS loca
Astronomy Picture of the Day for 15 Jul Why is there a blue bridge of stars across the center of this galaxy cluster? First and foremost the cluster, designated SDSS contains many large yellow elliptical galaxies.
A lonely birthplace This image was taken by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope’s Advanced Camera for Surveys (ACS), and shows a starburst galaxy named This galaxy lies some 300 million light-years away from us, and is currently.
A nebula known as "the Spider" glows fluorescent green in an infrared image from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope and the Two Micron All Sky Survey The Spider, officially named IC lies near a much smaller object .