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January 6, 2004 09:30 AM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2004-02

Too Fast, Too Furious: A Galaxy's Fatal Plunge


Video: Galaxy C153 Stripped of Hydrogen

Artist's Concept Running Time: 24 seconds

An animation showing how the "distressed" galaxy C153 is being stripped of hydrogen from its spiral arms.

Video Credit: NASA and G. Bacon (STScI)

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