Floating in Hydra

Credit: NASA/ESA Hubble An angelfish floats in the constellation of Hydra in this image of spiral galaxy NGC 4980 from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. Explore the curving tails of the slightly deformed shape of this spiral galaxy. What shapes or stories do you...

Jabbah’s Dolphin

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/WISE Team   A dolphin frolicks in the dust around the bright star Jabbah in this image from NASA’s Wide-field Infrared Explorer, or WISE. Explore the green filaments of nebula, yellow-tinged bubbles and red dust of this infrared...

The stars in watercolor

Credit: X-ray (NASA/CXC/CfA/F.Massaro, et al.); Optical (NASA/STScI/C.P.O’Dea); Radio (NSF/VLA/CfA/F.Massaro, et al.) Unusual and intriguing shapes float out of this combined starry image from NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory and the Hubble Space...

Arms Entangled

Credit: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration, and A. Evans (University of Virginia, Charlottesville/NRAO/Stony Brook University) With arms entangled, this galaxy merger resembles the letters “g” or “j” or perhaps...

Whale of a Galaxy

Credit: ESA and NASA Stars burst into life in the belly of the Whale Galaxy in this image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. Explore the bright glow from the galaxy’s central bulge, the dust patterns and star clouds in the image. What pictures does your...