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Barred Spiral NGC 1365
This illustration was commissioned for one of my recent books, Cosmic Menagerie: A Visual Journey Through the Universe. It is an impression of the barred spiral galaxy NGC 1365, also known as the Great Barred Spiral. It lies about 56 million light-ye...
Keywords: galaxy, barred spiral, planet, exoplanet...

Journey to the Milky Way
In this animation, we initially view our Milky Way galaxy as just one of many others. We then zoom in at an impossible speed, approaching the majestic spiral from an oblique angle. The location of the Solar System is betrayed by the yellow dot toward...
Keywords: galaxy, Milky Way, barred spiral, animation...

New Milky Way
An accurate impression of the Milky Way Galaxy seen from an oblique vantage point, commissioned to appear in Sky & Telescope. Astronomers think that the Galaxy has a central bar, seen in this image. The arms, as we know them, are in their correct...
Keywords: galaxy, Milky Way, barred spiral...

New Milky Way II
An accurate impression of the Milky Way Galaxy seen from an oblique vantage point, commissioned to appear in Sky & Telescope. Astronomers think that the Galaxy has a central bar, seen in this image. The arms, as we know them, are in their correct...
Keywords: galaxy, Milky Way, barred spiral...

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