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Contact: Kirsten Gottschalk
International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research

Galaxy M81

Caption: This is a photo of Galaxy M81, an example of a 'fat' bulgy galaxy.

Credit: NASA/ESA/Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

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Related news release: Fat or flat: Getting galaxies into shape

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