Galaxy Zoo Talk

ilustris help

  • elsie22 by elsie22

    what is ilustris about? how does it help with categorisation? I believe it is something to do with gas around stars? i use galaxy zoo on my phone but when I want to examine the image it takes me to the ilustris site but then I am lost. help!!


  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    Hi elsie22 and welcome to the Zoo.

    This is a simulated galaxy from the Illustris dataset. This blog post has lots more information on these images :

    Hope this helps and happy hunting ! 😄