ESOshop: Book: Cosmic Collisions – The Hubble Atlas of Merging Galaxies

In this book, we will give a brief and up-to-date introduction to the lives of galaxies — how they were born, evolve over time, and collide — using the best pictures taken by the Hubble Space Telescope. Many of these images are from a huge investigation of luminous infrared galaxies called the GOALS project (Great Observatory All-sky LIRG Survey, The Hubble observations were led by Aaron S. Evans from Stony Brook University (U.S.).

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  • Hardcover
  • 142 pages
  • Publisher: Springer
  • More than 80 high-resolution photographs
  • Similar in style to the popular Hubble — 15 years of discovery
  • Aimed at laypeople
  • Size: 252 mm (W) x 307 mm (H)
  • In English


Written by Lars Lindberg Christensen, Raquel Yumi Shida and Davide De Martin.

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Dimensions25.2 cm (W) x 30.7 cm (H) x 1.6 cm (D)

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