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Colliding Galaxies NGC 4038 and 4039 The Vault
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Head-on collisions don't happen just on Earth. They happen in space, too. In this Hubble image, we see the cores of two galaxies (orange blobs) that have collided and triggered a firestorm of star-birth activity as evidenced by the bright blue star clusters in the center.
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