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M82 Starburst Galaxy litho preview

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M82: A Starburst Galaxy lithograph
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Preview of the Pinwheel Galaxy (M101) lithograph

CONTENTS

  • Photo taken by the Hubble Space Telescope
    This mosaic image from the Hubble Space Telescope is the sharpest wide-angle view ever obtained of M82. The text explains the mystery associated with this odd-looking galaxy.
  • Facts of interest about the image
    The image shows a bright blue disk, webs of shredded clouds, and fiery-looking plumes of glowing hydrogen blasting out of its central regions.
  • Classroom activity
    Included is an inquiry-based classroom activity that focuses on the image and text.

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M82 Starburst Galaxy litho preview