September 8 - 14 2014 Stargazer: A Galaxy With A Local Connection

Sep 8, 2014

Credit Courtesy of Shawn Laatsch

We have planets in the evening and the early morning hours to look for, and we find out about a galaxy-related discovery with a local connection as All Things Considered local host Dave Lawrence speaks with Christopher Phillips from the Mauna Kea Astronomy Outreach Committee for this week’s Stargazer report.

A graphic helps tell the story of Laniākea
Credit SDvision interactive visualization software by DP at CEA/Saclay, France

This is a video explaining the Laniākea galaxy super-cluster.