Merging Galaxies Surrounded by Newborn Stars - Universe Today
The cores of the two galaxies NGC 2207 and IC 2163. Image credit: NASA. Click to enlarge The two “eyes” in this photograph are actually the cores of two merging galaxies; as viewed by NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope. The galaxies are called NGC 2207 and IC 2163, and the surrounding material is their twisted spiral … Continue reading "Merging Galaxies Surrounded by Newborn Stars"