Whirlpool Galaxy 2
The Vault - Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly
Photograph - Photograph - Digital Art
The large Whirlpool Galaxy on the left is called M51 and is known for its sharply defined spiral arms. Their prominence could be the result of the Whirlpool's gravitational tug-of-war with its smaller companion galaxy (right).This derivative version of a Hubble photograph is copyright 2013 Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly. All rights reserved. No use without permission.
April 16th, 2013
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