aug 092013
 
Anne's Image of the Day: Interacting Galaxies IC 1623

August 9, 2013 IC 1623, a pair of interacting galaxies in Cetus Image Credit: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration, and A. Evans (University of Virginia, Charlottesville/NRAO/Stony Brook University) IC 1623 (also known as Arp 236 or VV 114) is a pair of interacting galaxies located some 250 – 300 million light-years away from [continue reading]