Astronomy A Newfound Globular Cluster

Discussion in 'Astronomy' started by Mizar, Oct 18, 2004.

  1. Mizar

    Mizar Premium Member

    this is intresting. apparently a verry close golublar star cluster is completly hidden in visible light by a huge dust cloud in space. this globular star cluster would shine at 4th mag nituted in the night sky

    http://skyandtelescope.com/news/article_1370_1.asp
     
  2. JcMinJapan

    JcMinJapan Premium Member

    My favorite quote is below on the article. Wow, what a view it would be if not for the stuff in the way. It also makes you wonder how much more stuff is out there due to our lack in technology to view them. Space is the ultimate treasure hunt for me.

     
  3. bluesunday

    bluesunday New Member

    yes , it does