Hubblecast 58: Caught in the cosmic web

Pubblicato il 16 ott 2012

In this episode of the Hubblecast, Joe Liske (aka Dr J) shows how a team of astronomers has used Hubble and a battery of other telescopes to discover the secrets of massive galaxy cluster MACS J0717. They have found that an invisible filament of dark matter extends out of the cluster. This is our first direct glimpse of the shape of the scaffolding that gives the Universe its structure. More information and download-options:… Credit: ESA/Hubble Visual design and editing: Martin Kornmesser Web and technical support: Mathias Andre and Raquel Yumi Shida Written by: Oli Usher Presented by: Joe Liske (Dr J) Images: NASA, ESA, Harald Ebeling (University of Hawaii at Manoa), Jean-Paul Kneib (LAM) Visualisations: Luis Calçada Footage: Herbert Zodet Music: Toomas Erm Directed by: Oli Usher Cinematography: Peter Rixner (, Herbert Zodet Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen


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