A galaxy is a huge collection of gas, dust, and billions of stars accompanied by their solar systems. They’re held together by gravity. Throughout the universe, galaxies are found in a variety of shapes and sizes.
Dr. Frank Summers from the Space Telescope Science Institute is here to tell us more.
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Images courtesy of:
- NASA, ESA, and The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA); Acknowledgment: Y. Momany (University of Padua)
- NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA); Acknowledgment: A. Riess (STScI)
- NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA); Acknowledgment: Judy Schmidt and J. Blakeslee (Dominion Astrophysical Observatory)
With thanks to Dr. Frank Summers and the Space Telescope Science Institute for this badge.
Win with Virtual Choir 5
The prize draw is now closed. Here’s a reminder of the prizes:
- Space Passes for four people at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Center. Includes lunch with an astronaut.
- A signed and dedicated copy of Eric’s brand-new vinyl release featuring his arrangements of Hurt and i carry your heart alongside a bundle of Choir Geeks merch.
- A pair of tickets to Los Angeles Master Chorale’s Big Sing California hosted by Eric. (Multiple venues in CA.)
- Four tickets to Eric’s concert at Carnegie Hall (New York) on April 28, 2019 promoted by Distinguished Concerts International New York. Includes meet and greet with Eric.