Image Credit

A. Dyer/IYA2009

A. Dyer/IYA2009

IAU/L. Cal├žada

IAU/L. Calçada

A. Huggett/IYA2009

A. Huggett/IYA2009

TWAN/Babak Tafreshi

TWAN/Babak Tafreshi

TWAN/Babak A. Tafresh

TWAN/Babak A. Tafresh

Rosella Spiga/ESO

Rosella Spiga/ESO

ESO

ESO

ESO/C. Malin

ESO/C. Malin (christophmalin.com)

XMM-Newton/ESA; NRAO/AUI (Kelly Gatlin, Patricia Smiley); ESA/Hubble; Nik Szymanek; W. M. Keck Observatory, Polar Fine Arts/Gemini Observatory/National Science Foundation (Neelon Crawford), ESO, INTEGRAL/ESA/D. Ducros; Chandra X-ray Observatory/NASA.

XMM-Newton/ESA; NRAO/AUI (Kelly Gatlin, Patricia Smiley); ESA/Hubble; Nik Szymanek; W. M. Keck Observatory, Polar Fine Arts/Gemini Observatory/National Science Foundation (Neelon Crawford), ESO, INTEGRAL/ESA/D. Ducros; Chandra X-ray Observatory/NASA.

Courtesy W. M. Keck Observatory

Courtesy W. M. Keck Observatory

IAU/IYA2009/L. Pullen

IAU/IYA2009/L. Pullen