The Milky Way:Basic Information
The Milky Way at many wavelengths:Radio to gamma ray images
Hubble Space Telescope picturesAssorted Galaxies
Beautiful ground-based sky images:Colorful and Spectacular
Infrared image from inside the Milky Way looking out:NASA COBE satellite
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