Galaxy Zoo Talk

Strange ribbon like galaxy?

  • armartini by armartini

    There is this strange galaxy? that almost resembles a ribbon. Why does it have an almost empty space?


  • Capella05 by Capella05 moderator

    This is a simulated galaxy from the Illustris project. The blue areas are regions of star formation. Not so sure what you mean by empty space?



  • brainybrianna by brainybrianna

    What does Illustris mean?