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,...

Loops of Stars

NASA/ESA Hubble A sparkling pink and purple loop floats in a sea of galaxies in this image from the ESA Hubble Space Telescope. Explore this image of ring galaxy Zw II 28. What patterns or stories do you see? Leave a note in the comments below. Galaxies come in many...

A Confused Galactic V

NASA/ESA Hubble Check out a galactic-sized “flying V in this image of interacting galaxies IC 2184 from NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope. Explore the two nearly edge-on galaxies as they begin their billion-year-long dance. What shapes or stories do you see in...

Dragon Blazes in Light and Color

NASA/ESA Hubble Light from the Large Magellanic Cloud takes nearly 200,000 years to travel to Earth. And it’s worth the wait. In this image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, a dragon roars out of the cloud, or maybe you see a rearing horse. Explore the...

Spiral in a glittering galaxy

NASA/ESA Hubble A spiral galaxy peeps through a sparkling array of stars in this image of ESO 318-13 from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. Explore the dazzling spray of stars and far-off galaxies; take in the objects near and far. What shapes or stories do you...