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July 19, 2001 09:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2001-22

Star Clusters Born in the Wreckage of Cosmic Collisions


Video: Interview with Dr. Jane Charlton, Astronomer

Running Time: 13 seconds

Dr. Charlton describes the action seen in Hubble Space Telescope images of the compact galaxy group Stephan’s Quintet.

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Release Videos

HubbleMinute: Battle Royale in Stephan's Quintet Running Time: 1 minute 55 seconds
Galactic Collision Simulation Running Time: 50 seconds
Multiple-Galaxy Collision Simulation Running Time: 1 minute 2 seconds
A Computer Simulation of a Compact Group Running Time: 1 minute 8 seconds