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For more amazing images and posts about how Astronomy is... For more amazing…

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The Andromeda Galaxy . also known as Messier 31 , M 31 , or NGC 224 , is spiral galaxy approximately , 780 kiloparsecs , 2.5 , million light years , from Earth . It is the nearest major galaxy to the Milky Way and was often referred to as the Great Andromeda Nebula in older texts . name from the area of the sky in which it appears , the constellation of Andromeda which was named after the mythological princess Andromeda Being approximately 220,000 light years across:

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Nebula Images: http://ift.tt/20imGKa Astronomy articles:... Nebula Images…

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Hubble Space Telescope - Hubble Top Shots

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The most beautiful Hubble photograph of the #OrionNebula... #CosmicDust #MolecularGas

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What a beautiful, endless universe. And people think we're alone out here! How many worlds are there? Will we ever find out?

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Nature - Cosmos flowers with blue sky. I love these flowers!! We have them in our garden and I always look forward to them!

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~~Dust and the Helix Nebula ~ Dust makes this cosmic eye look red. Spitzer Space Telescope image.

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Possible section of the Rosette Nebula?... Nebula of Stars and Colorful Gas - Long, Tall, Vertical Pins

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