okt 052013
Anne's Image of the Day: Distorted Galaxy IRAS 23436+5257

October 5, 2013 IRAS 23436+5257, a distorted galaxy in Cassiopeia Image Credit: Judy Schmidt,  ESA, Hubble and NASA IRAS 23436+5257 is a bright distorted galaxy in the northern constellation of Cassiopeia, which is named after an arrogant, vain, and yet beautiful queen in Greek mythology. It is speeding away from us at about 10,233 kilometers [continue reading]