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6 matches found for search term galaxy cluster, exact phrase.

Extragalactic Web
This was a commission for Scientific American to accompany an article about extragalactic space. Contrary to what you may believe, even the emptiest places are not, well, empty. Extragalactic space is much more tenuous than interstellar space or the ...
Keywords: galaxy, cluster, supercluster, void, extragalactic...

Laniakea
Artwork of the supercluster, Laniakea (yellow), which includes our own Milky Way. Scientists at the University of Hawaii have examined the velocities of galaxies in unprecedented detail, showing in the process that Laniakea is much bigger than origin...
Keywords: Laniakea, Local Group, supercluster, galaxy cluster, cosmology, large-scale stru...

Large-Scale Structure
The above is a schematic showing the Universe on the largest possible scale. Each red dot is not just a galaxy, but an entire cluster of them, often containing thousands of individual members. They are strung out to form long filamentary structures. ...
Keywords: large-scale structure, cosmology, void, supercluster, galaxy cluster, universe...

The Local Group
An image for Kingfisher, one of many in the book Universe: Journey into Deep Space illustrated by me. It shows the Milky Way galaxy from an oblique angle, looking towards the galaxies of Triangulum and Andromeda in the distance. All of these galaxies...
Keywords: Milky Way, Local Group, galaxy cluster, galaxy...

Our Place in Space
... Solar System is located in the Milky Way Galaxy. Another zoom out pinpoints the location of the Milky Way in the Local Group galaxy cluster, and then a final one shows how this is just one galaxy cluster among countless others. ...
Keywords: Earth, Milky way, Local Group, cosmology, universe, diagram, large-scale structu...

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