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~~Located about 130 million light-years away, NGC 4650A is one of only 100 known polar-ring galaxies. Their unusual disk-ring structure is not yet understood fully. One possibility is that polar rings are the remnants of colossal collisions between two galaxies sometime in the distant past, probably at least 1 billion years ago. | Hubble~~

a polar ring galaxy 130 million light years away in Centaurus. Only 100 polar ring galaxies are known. Their unusual disk-ring structure is not yet fully understood. Credit: The Hubble Heritage Team.

Galaxy Messier 66, NGC 3627

Galaxy Messier 66, NGC 3627

Jeff Sturgeon

Jeff Sturgeon

Outer space

headlesssamurai: ““So dreamt thy sons on worlds destroyed Whose dust allures our careless eyes, As, lit at last on alien skies, The meteor melts athwart the void. So shall thy seed on worlds to be, At.

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