An excerpt from Nancy Atkinson’s “Twin Spiral Galaxies Dance Together” in Universe Today “… The image was obtained, appropriately enough by the Gemini South telescope in Chile using GMOS, the Gemini Multi-Object Spectrograph. These two nearly identical spiral galaxies are in Virgo, 90 million light years distant, in the early stages of a gentle gravitational [...]
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Map from SPUI The 96th Street Station opened on October 27, 1904 in New York City. In April, 2010, about 134,000 trips (10+5) begin or end at the station which means about 67,000 straphangers (10+4) used the new entrance to the 96th Street Station for travel on the 1, 2 and 3 lines. WNYC News [...]
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Add your 2 cents! U.S. Pennies to the Tree People! Show your Powers of Ten by donating pennies at the Eames Office. We are trying to raise 10+06 (one million) pennies for the TreePeople.