Astronomers invite all stuck in quarantine to hunt for new galaxies

Millions of people around the world trapped in forced home quarantine, I don’t know what to do. Known among lovers of the cosmos website offers everyone to take part in science project Galaxy Zoo (galaxy zoo). His goal is to expand our current understanding of the universe.

In this project, professional astrophysicists take pictures of different areas of the universe, and the participants of the Galaxy Zoo help scientists to classify a newly discovered galaxy to them.

Shooting the night sky can give astronomers a great amount of new information, and attracting an army of volunteers – to find out what is really going on.

“Maybe you’ll be the first to see new, previously unknown galaxy” – refers to project participants from Oxford astrophysicist Chris Lintott.

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