Astronomers define our place in the cosmos | Cosmos. As the Milky Way hurtles through space, it doesn't travel alone. It is part of a galactic supercluster which a team of astronomers has just succeeded in mapping. Their map, which graces the cover of September’s Nature, is named Laniakea, Hawaiian for “immeasurable heaven”. They say it contains about 100,000 galaxies clustered into a roughly heart-shaped structure, all engaged in a common galactic waltz.
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Candy Stripe Cosmos from Amazing > World "This is a great example of increasing color contrast, sharpening, and vibrance and/or saturation to make the image feel like it just jumps off the screen. Beautiful work. Too bad I didn't see credit on this."