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    Default Galaxy Zoo: Help astronomers classify galaxies



    I came across this site and thought it was pretty interesting. I just created an account and am about to start classifying.

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    This Zooniverse project is pretty sweet. There are several projects to contribute to.
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    Green blob discovered by a person from the Galaxy Z00 that was further examiined by the Hubble yesterday.

    Hubble telescope zeroes in on green blob in space - FoxNews.com
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    Quote Originally Posted by kingmeow View Post
    Green blob discovered by a person from the Galaxy Z00 that was further examiined by the Hubble yesterday.

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    Yeah, I saw this earlier. That is pretty sweet.
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    I was reading about Galaxy Zoo in one of my last Astronomy Magazine articles. Pretty interesting group, and this news was pretty cool.
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    I'm going to try to re-ignite this thread.

    I've been classifying galaxies at www.galaxyzoo.org for a while now and its pretty cool. Its nice to kow you can contribute in some way to the discovery of new deep sky objects.


    I encourage everyone to give it a try.
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