The Andromeda Galaxy, M31, with dwarf satellite galaxies M32 and M110

The Andromeda Galaxy, M31, with dwarf satellite galaxies M32 and M110

What world do you feel part of?

This Quiz Will Determine How Connected To The Universe You Are

What world do you feel part of?

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Andromeda Galaxy, 2.5 million light-years away from Earth.  Credit: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope

Andromeda Galaxy, 2.5 million light-years away from Earth. Credit: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope

NASA’s Astronomy Picture Of The Day – Moon Over Andromeda

NASA’s Astronomy Picture Of The Day – Moon Over Andromeda

Humility:   Andromeda’s actual size, not accounting for the fact it is 2.5 BILLION LIGHT YEARS away, compared with the moon's 238,000 MILES away.  It contains a Trillion stars, while our galaxy contains at most a half a billion stars... And some on earth delude themselves that they are the center of Everything.

Andromeda’s actual size…

Humility: Andromeda’s actual size, not accounting for the fact it is 2.5 BILLION LIGHT YEARS away, compared with the moon's 238,000 MILES away. It contains a Trillion stars, while our galaxy contains at most a half a billion stars... And some on earth delude themselves that they are the center of Everything.

Andromeda Galaxy ~ a massive spiral, 2.5 million light-years away, over twice the diameter of our own Milky Way, it's the largest nearby galaxy. Its population of bright young blue stars lies along its sweeping spiral arms. (Spitzer Space Telescope)

Andromeda Galaxy ~ a massive spiral, 2.5 million light-years away, over twice the diameter of our own Milky Way, it's the largest nearby galaxy. Its population of bright young blue stars lies along its sweeping spiral arms. (Spitzer Space Telescope)

M31 Andromeda Galaxy Credit: John Taylor

M31 Andromeda Galaxy Credit: John Taylor

Can you spot the Milky Way and its closest neighbor, Andromeda, in this stunning vertical panorama?

Galaxies light up the night sky in amazing cosmic vista

Can you spot the Milky Way and its closest neighbor, Andromeda, in this stunning vertical panorama?

The Andromeda Galaxy

The Andromeda Galaxy

And there's so much more out there, out of sight, out of reach. And this is just ONE galaxy! Imagine how many, countless, more there are! Such an endless universe! So many possibilities! So many worlds and dreams...

26 Pictures That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence

And there's so much more out there, out of sight, out of reach. And this is just ONE galaxy! Imagine how many, countless, more there are! Such an endless universe! So many possibilities! So many worlds and dreams...

Amazing image of the Andromeda Galaxy

Amazing image of the Andromeda Galaxy

⚘A Cosmic Rose of Galaxies, Arp 273 in the Andromeda Constellation - the distorted shape of the larger "bloom" galaxy is thought to have been caused by the smaller "stem" galaxy passing through the larger... | A 21st anniversary image celebrating the launch of the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope.

⚘A Cosmic Rose of Galaxies, Arp 273 in the Andromeda Constellation - the distorted shape of the larger "bloom" galaxy is thought to have been caused by the smaller "stem" galaxy passing through the larger... | A 21st anniversary image celebrating the launch of the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope.

The Andromeda Galaxy A mere 2.5 million light-years away, the Andromeda Galaxy really is just next door as large galaxies go. So close, and spanning some 260,000 light-years, it took 11 different...

The Andromeda Galaxy A mere 2.5 million light-years away, the Andromeda Galaxy really is just next door as large galaxies go. So close, and spanning some 260,000 light-years, it took 11 different...

The vastsness of the universe can not be comprehended by any human mind. Andromeda galaxy 2,538,000 light years away, and why the means for folding of Space-Time into portals will eventually be created...

The vastsness of the universe can not be comprehended by any human mind. Andromeda galaxy 2,538,000 light years away, and why the means for folding of Space-Time into portals will eventually be created...

Gendler The Andromeda Galaxy M31.q | News | Bates College

Gendler The Andromeda Galaxy M31.q | News | Bates College

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