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This Goddard Space Flight Center website furnishes a press release and visuals of the observation of the head-on collision of the two galaxy clusters. Users can learn why scientists are calling the occurrence "the perfect cosmic storm." The site offers biographies of a few of the scientists working on this story. While the public does not have access to the Entry Page link, everyone can enjoy many impressive images and movies of the x-ray brightness, collision, temperature, and pressure of this very powerful event.

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  • Science > General
  • Science > Astronomy

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    NSDL_SetSpec_internetscout,Science,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20111120195525400T,Space Science,Science -- Astronomy,NSDL

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    English

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