Use This Interactive Map to Explore 200K Galaxies

Use This Interactive Map to Explore 200K Galaxies

If you’ve ever wanted to travel to a galaxy far, far away, now’s your chance to get at least a peak at some on a map—around 200,000 galaxies, to be more specific. But this isn’t just any interactive map of the universe: It’s the first to display “the span of the entire known cosmos with pinpoint accuracy,” according to a release from Johns Hopkins University. Astronomers at the university created the map using data collected over a 20-year period via …