The (Professional) Backyard Astronomer – Sixty Symbols

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Professional astronomer Michael Merrifield tries his hand at some backyard astronomy during the 2020 lockdown.
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Dwarfs Gobbling Dwarfs:
Cospatial Counterrotating Stellar Disks:…394L…9R/abstract
Disentangling the stellar populations in the counter-rotating disc galaxy NGC 4550:

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