Old 06-15-12, 07:02 AM   #1

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Default Aligned Galaxies

This NASA/ESA Hubble image shows a pair of overlapping galaxies called NGC 3314. While the two galaxies look as if they are in the midst of a collision, this is in fact a trick of perspective: the two are in chance alignment from our vantage point.
Picture: NASA / ESA / the Hubble Heritage (STScI/AURA) /W. Keel (University of Alabama)
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Old 06-15-12, 05:08 PM   #2

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Looks like someone was playing with layers in Photoshop.
Great picture.
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Old 06-15-12, 05:53 PM   #3

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Beautiful, thanks!
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Old 06-16-12, 03:16 AM   #4
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Excellent plasty... thanks for posting!

And to think that George W. Bush wanted to abandon Hubble and let it burn up in the atmosphere. Once a stupid moronic prick always a stupid moronic prick... or is brain-dead corrupt ****er more apropos??!!!
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Old 06-17-12, 04:09 AM   #5

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Thank you! I wish we could explore what's out there.
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