German Astronomers Share Largest and Most Complete Image of Milky Way

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Space exploration has been a hot topic this year, and while NASA was exploring Pluto, a team of astronomers at Ruhr-University Bochum in Germany were hard at work compiling a massive 46-billion pixel image of the Milky Way, the largest astronomical photo ever taken. “For five years, the astronomers from Bochum …

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