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I love nature, fire is 1 of my fav things, I know that every thing & persons are connected, we are part of the Earth, we should help it not hurt it.
I love nature, fire is 1 of my fav things, I know that every thing & persons are connected, we are part of the Earth, we should help it not hurt it.

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Luckychase & 1 of her sisters
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April 29, 2012 (10 photos)
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Happy New year to everyone, 
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Native American New Age Music from Sacred Spirits with pow-wow takes.

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I WANT THIS
Layers on layers of chocolate cake, whipped cream, and cherries. http://trib.al/aVLYmbS

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I was up before dawn today hoping to find the returning comet 205P/Giacobini and a faint new supernova in the galaxy IC 1776 in Pisces. I was fortunate to see them both. But the morning held a pleasant surprise I hadn’t anticipated.

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Cosmic optical illusions in Ursa Major | Hubble Space Telescope
Some of the stunning views we have of the cosmos owe their beauty to a trick of perspective, as captured in this NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image.

The galaxies at the top and bottom of the frame are named PGC 37639 and PGC 101374 respectively. Although it may look as if the two are in the middle of a galactic tug-of-war, connected by the prominent stream of blue through the centre of the image, PGC 37639 lies somewhat closer to Earth than its companion, and the two are not physically connected.

In another optical trick, this image does not contain two galaxies, but at least four. The upper left patch actually hosts two galaxies in the early stages of merging. Their bright centres can still be seen separately, glowing amid a maelstrom of gas and dust.

A smaller and relatively intact spiral galaxy, known as SDSSCGB 19.4, can be seen to the right of the merging duo. This trio of galaxies comprises Arp 194, a galaxy group just under 600 million light-years away from Earth in the constellation of Cepheus.

The blue stream is thought to have formed through the turbulent gravitational interactions occurring at the top of the frame — the uppermost galaxy clump is a whirl of flailing once-spiral arms. The stream is some 100 000 light-years long, and made up of gas, dust and many millions of newborn stars. These stars, which are clumped together to form star clusters, which in turn later accumulate as superclusters, are responsible for the striking blue hue visible here. They are mostly young, hot and massive, a combination that causes them to emit blue light.

This image was released in 2009, to commemorate the Hubble’s 19th year in space. The telescope has gone on to hit a quarter of a century orbiting Earth, a milestone it reached this April.

Credit & Copyright: NASA, ESA and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)
Release Date: 21/09/2015

+Hubble Space Telescope 
+European Space Agency, ESA 
+NASA Goddard 
+Space Telescope Science Institute 

#Hubble #Astronomy #Space #Science #Galaxy #PGC37639
#PGC101374 #UrsaMajor #Cosmos #Universe #STScI
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I saw videos about this, may be dangers we will see
The birds and the beams: Check out the biodiversity at CERN http://cern.ch/go/v8Df

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- Ophrys apifera, or bee orchid, one of the most widespread orchid species at CERN
- A member of the CERN flock of sheep grazing on the roof of the Intersecting Storage Rings, with the laboratory's distinctive yellow water tower behind her
- A buzzard in the skies above the +ATLAS Experiment
- A toad enjoying the pond at Point 6 on the LHC

Images credit Maximilien Brice/CERN © CERN - for terms of use see http://cern.ch/copyright
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I would Love to see this in person.
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Working on a big story, I am an artist & story teller 
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