Skywatch

  • December 17, 2009

    Episode 253: Heart of the Milky Way

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    As the International Year of Astronomy draws to a close, a dramatic composite image of the center of our own Milky Way Galaxy was unveiled. The image was a combination of observations from NASA's Great Observatories: Hubble, Spitzer and Chandra. In addition to the composite image, the public can view the individual images obtained by each observatory.