Metaphors & Images


Thanks to apsolute

The user image to the left is the finest image I’ve seen yet of Nuit!

Link to full-resolution image (worth seeing full size)
http://www.mpia-hd.mpg.de/homes/bell/press_release/GEMS_interaction.png

This figure shows a particularly spectacular double galaxy interaction in the GEMS field. In the foreground are two interacting spiral galaxies; while in the distant background is another pair of interacting spiral galaxies.
SOURCE: Boris Hauessler, Marco Barden and the GEMS collaboration

Something for our tax dollars 🙂

As for being angry: Thanks to contentlove for pointing out this story http://www.usatoday.com/news/education/2004-04-27-artwork_x.htm
Yes! 20 years late but Orwell was on target about the means and the dangers.

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