art, plants & maine coon cats (cailleuch) wrote,
art, plants & maine coon cats
cailleuch

visual simulation

"This video shows a computer simulation of the appearance of two merging spiral galaxies as they would appear through a telescope, including absorption of starlight by interstellar dust. The colors are approximately what would be perceived by the human eye. Credits: Patrik Jonsson, Greg Novak & Joel Primack, University of California, Santa Cruz."

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