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Hubble picks up a space penguin – big picture

Hubble picks up a space penguin – big picture

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The Hubble space telescope has been watching a pair of galaxies tear each other apart and – quite coincidentally – one resembles a penguin and the other its egg. The 'egg' is more correctly known as NGC 2937, and the 'penguin', which was once a spiral galaxy, NGC 2936. The galaxies are 326m light …

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