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NASA's Spitzer Telescope Celebrates 10 Years in Space

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Barred Sculptor Galaxy

The spectacular swirling arms and central bar of the Sculptor galaxy are revealed in this view from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope.

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Ten years after a Delta II rocket launched NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope, lighting up the night sky over Cape Canaveral, Fla., the fourth of the agency's four Great Observatories continues to illuminate the dark side of the cosmos with its infrared eyes.

From Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA
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