Breathtaking Images of The Universes’ Galaxies!

Until the early 20th century it was thought the entire Universe was contained within our own Milky Way Galaxy. Once larger telescopes were developed and it was revealed that other entire galaxies, many larger than ours, were found meaning our Universe expanded exponentially! Enjoy exploring the Universe by viewing this amazing selection of some of the best images ever taken of other galaxies, from spiral galaxies, to elliptical ones, the strange ring galaxies and even colliding galaxies!

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The Galaxies

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Sombrero Galaxy - Identified by the large extended central bulge of billions of old stars and dark prominent dust lanes which appear in a disk we see nearly edge-on. (Photo Credit: NASA/ESA)
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Images from our home Galaxy - The Milky Way!

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Panoramic View - A detailed view of our galaxy the Milky Way! (image Credit: Alan Dyer - www.amazingsky.net)
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