The New York Times
has an absolutely amazing slideshow up
of images of deep space, courtesy the Hubble Telescope, put together by Michael Benson for his book, Far-Out: A Space-Time Chronicle
. It is absolutely beautiful and you must go see it—this shit is way cooler than anything Hollywood has ever imagined. GO NOW
. And seriously, why worry about the small shit when our galaxy is GOING TO CRASH?
The colliding Antenna Galaxies [pictured], a hyperkinetic smashup in space, may approximate what will happen when the Milky Way and the Andromeda Galaxy collide in about 2.5 billion years.