Virgo, the Virgin

A constellation of the zodiac.

Radio Programs

M87 Cluster A cosmic bullet from a black hole Saturday, April 25, 2015
61 Virginis Some nearby planetary neighbors Friday, April 25, 2014
Quasars II Lighting up a distant galaxy Wednesday, February 6, 2013
The Sombrero II Two galaxies for the price of one Tuesday, July 3, 2012
The Sombrero Looking beneath the brim of a galaxy Monday, July 2, 2012
Companions Companionship in the evening sky Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Moon and Companions Stars and planets move apart Friday, June 10, 2011
Gamma Virginis A beautiful celestial double Thursday, May 12, 2011
Off-Center Black Hole A black hole that's out of position Saturday, August 14, 2010
Moon and Spica Reaping a celestial bounty Tuesday, March 2, 2010


Virgo Virgo is the second-largest constellation -- so...

Featured Images

NGC 4438 and NGC 4435, galaxies in Virgo
Beautiful Eyes Thursday, August 25, 2011


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