Article from the website skyandtelescope.com.
The Hubble Space Telescope has turned its ultraviolet, visible-light, and near-infrared eyes to the queen of galaxies, M31, capturing the biggest and sharpest image yet of our neighbor.
At the winter American Astronomical Society meeting this week in Seattle, a poster of the Andromeda Galaxy welcomes astronomers to the biggest astronomy conference of the year. The poster is something like 10 feet tall and 25 feet wide — and that doesn’t even do the image justice.
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