March 5, 2014

Clues to a Cosmic Crime

The newest episode of the Hubblecast showcases striking new observations of a spiral galaxy moving through the heart of a galaxy cluster named Abell 3627. This cluster is violently ripping the spiral’s entrails out into space, leaving bright blue streaks as telltale clues to this cosmic crime.

Credit: ESA/Hubble

[ Watch the Video: Blood And Guts Spilled By Spiral Galaxy ]

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