Galaxy Bubble Catalog

The Milky Way Galactic Disk – Forever Blowing Bubbles

by Tammy Plotner February 6, 2012

Score another one for citizen science! In a study released just days ago, a new catalog containing over five thousand infrared bubble entries was added through the “Milky Way Project” website. The work was done independently by at least five participants who measured parameters for position, radius, thickness, eccentricity and position angle. Not only did […]

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