Scipsy

Spiral Galaxy NGC 1512
Infrared View of the Milky Way Center
M31
A composite image of the giant elliptical galaxy NGC 4649 located about 51 million light years from Earth. It contains one of the biggest black holes in the local Universe: its mass is about 3.4 billion times that of the Sun.

A composite image of the giant elliptical galaxy NGC 4649 located about 51 million light years from Earth. It contains one of the biggest black holes in the local Universe: its mass is about 3.4 billion times that of the Sun.

A deep look at the strange galaxy Centaurus A (via ESO)

A deep look at the strange galaxy Centaurus A (via ESO)

A 340-million pixel starscape from Paranal
The elliptical galaxy NGC 1399 in the Fornax galaxy cluster. (via Chandra)

The elliptical galaxy NGC 1399 in the Fornax galaxy cluster. (via Chandra)

NGC 3585, M31, NGC 3377, NGC 4278, M105, M32. (via Chandra)

High-resolution, very deep colour image of a field in the South of the Centaurus A galaxy halo. (via ESO)

High-resolution, very deep colour image of a field in the South of the Centaurus A galaxy halo. (via ESO)


This composite image shows the distribution of dark matter, galaxies, and hot gas in the core of the merging galaxy cluster Abell 520, formed from a violent collision of massive galaxy clusters that is located about 2.4 billion light years from Earth. (via Chandra)

This composite image shows the distribution of dark matter, galaxies, and hot gas in the core of the merging galaxy cluster Abell 520, formed from a violent collision of massive galaxy clusters that is located about 2.4 billion light years from Earth. (via Chandra)