WISE Entire Sky

NASA’s NEOWISE space telescope takes a 12-year time-lapse movie of the entire sky

This mosaic shows the entire sky imaged by the Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE). Infrared light refers to wavelengths longer than those visible to the human eye. Many cosmic objects emit infrared, including clouds of gas and dust where stars form, and brown dwarfs. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA Images of the sky can reveal the grandeur of …

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