Bright #SpiralGalaxy #M81 One of the brightest galaxies in planet Earth's sky is similar in size to our Milky Way Galaxy: big, beautiful M81. Image Credit: Subaru Telescope (NAOJ), Hubble Space Telescope; Processing & Copyright: Roberto Colombari & Robert Gendler
M17 is one of the largest HII region-molecular cloud complexes in the inner part of our galaxy and one of the closest to our sun. Its location within the Sagittarius arm of the galaxy places it near another famous HII region, the Eagle nebula (M16). - Copyright 2015: Robert Gendler, Roberto Colombari, Subaru Telescope (NAOJ), Hubble Legacy Archive, ESO
Pandora's Cluster – Clash of the Titans | A team of scientists studying the galaxy cluster Abell 2744, nicknamed Pandora's Cluster, have pieced together the cluster's complex and violent history using telescopes in space and on the ground, including the Hubble Space Telescope, the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope, the Japanese Subaru telescope, and NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory.