Sparkling Hook

NASA/ESA Hubble As if waiting for cosmic fish, this hook-shaped galaxy sparkles in a deep image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. Or perhaps you’ve turned your head and you see a galactic smile. Explore the beautiful galaxy known as J082354.96+280621.6,...

Landing a UFO

Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope lands a UFO in this near edge-on extragalactical image of spiral galaxy NGC 2683. What shapes and stories do you see in this spiral galaxy? Leave a note below. Astronomers named the galaxy “UFO...

Curling C

NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration, and A. Evans (University of Virginia, Charlottesville/NRAO/Stony Brook University) Galaxy interactions create all sorts of curls and odd shapes. In this NASA Hubble Space Telescope image of UGC...

The Grasshopper

NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration, and A. Evans (University of Virginia, Charlottesville/NRAO/Stony Brook University) Some 500 million light-years from Earth, a seal plays in a cosmic sea. Or maybe you see a grasshopper as...