The Milky Way is the galaxy that contains our Solar System. Its name "milky" is
derived from its appearance as a dim glowing band arching across the night sky
Feb 22, 2013 ... The Milky Way is a barred spiral galaxy, about a hundred light-years across. We
live on one of its minor spurs, the Orion Arm.
Oct 4, 2016 ... The Milky Way Galaxy is an immense and very interesting place. Not only does it
measure some 120000–180000 light-years in diameter, it is ...
The Milky Way Galaxy is our home galaxy in the universe. It is a fairly typical
barred spiral with four major arms in its disk, at least one spur, and a newly ...
This map shows the full extent of the Milky Way galaxy - a spiral galaxy of at least
two hundred billion stars. Our Sun is buried deep within the Orion Arm about ...
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Feb 19, 2015 ... Currently working on a new educational space video and so I thought I'd brush
up on some of my animation & 3D skills and update my "Earth ...
Feb 1, 2012 ... Graphic view of our Milky Way Galaxy. The Milky Way Galaxy is organized into
spiral arms of giant stars that illuminate interstellar gas and dust.
We live in one of the arms of a large spiral galaxy called the Milky Way. The Sun
and its planets (including Earth) lie in this quiet part of the galaxy, about half ...
Astronomers using data from NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or
WISE, are helping to trace the shape of our Milky Way galaxy's spiral arms.
Oct 26, 2016 ... Scientists have used two of the world's largest telescopes to produce a new,
super-detailed map of our galaxy.