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30 Doradus

PHOTO: The star-forming region, 30 Doradus, is one of the largest located close to the Milky Way and is found in the neighboring galaxy, Large Magellanic Cloud.

Ada Lovelace - World's First Computer Programmer

Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace December 1815 – 27 November commonly known as Ada Lovelace, was an English mathematician and writer chiefly known for her work on Charles Babbage's early mechanical general-purpose computer, the Analytical Engine.

Konrad Zuse - The creator of first functional program controlled computer (1941). Also the father of digital physics.

On December German engineer and computer pioneer Konrad Zuse passed away. He is renowned to have constructed the very functional program-controlled Turing-complete computer, the which became operational in May

Alan Turing - The father of computer science

Alan Turing broke the German Enigma code during World War II and devised the Turing machine and the Turing test of computer intelligence. Unabashedly gay, he committed suicide after being convicted of homosexual acts.

Messier 51: Again an example of logarithmic spiral in nature.

whirlpool galaxy with a companion galaxy. The Whirlpool Galaxy is a classic spiral galaxy. At only 30 million light years distant and fully 60 thousand light years across, also known as NGC is one of the brightest and most picturesque galaxies on the sky.