Arp 273 is a group of galaxies which interact with each other. The constellation is 300 million light years away from Earth in the constellation Andromeda. The Andromeda galaxy is also located in the Andromeda constellation. The larger of th...
The Hooker 100-inch reflecting telescope at the Mount Wilson Observatory, just outside Los Angeles. Edwin Hubble's chair, on an elevating platform, is visible at left. A view from this scope first told Hubble our galaxy isn't the only one.Courtesy of The Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science Collection at the Huntington Library, San Marino, Calif.
Our beautiful Milky Way galaxyClick to zoom
The Andromeda galaxyClick to zoom
Watch how our closest neighbor galaxy begins to appear from our front porch. Click to zoom
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