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|Hoag's Object is a non-typical galaxy of the type known as a ring galaxy. The appearance of this object has interested amateur astronomers as much as its uncommon structure has fascinated professionals. The galaxy was discovered in 1950 by astronomer Arthur Allen Hoag who identified it as either a planetary nebula or a peculiar galaxy.|
|Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Arlington National cemetary. The guard appears to be at the North end of the path. The Tomb contains the remains of unknown American soldiers from World Wars I and II, the Korean Conflict and (until 1998) the Vietnam War. Each was presented with the Medal of Honor at the time of interment and the medals||03/11/2007||819|
|A 90 metres long, 2 metres wide, unidentified white object near the road.|
30 km west from Wolfsburg, Germany.
|there are three things that look like runways here. Look close there not runways. Can anyone help identify these? They look as if they lead underground. Each one has some kind of object near it. Anyone know what this object is? Help identify this area please.||09/18/2007||1,369|
|A strange looking circular object in the Andes.||09/12/2005||4,985|
|The javelin throw is an athletics (track and field) throwing event where the object to be thrown is the javelin, a spear-like object made of metal, fibreglass and, in some cases, carbon fiber. Because of its potential danger, it is not always included in track and field meets. ||09/05/2006||361|
|Strange construction in this town. Unknown purpose. Unknown materials. ||11/26/2006||908|
|The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier (Romanian: Mormântul Soldatului Necunoscut) is a monument located in Bucharest, dedicated to the soldiers who died while fighting for Romania. It is one of many such national tombs.|
It was built in 1923 to commemorate the Romanians who died during World War I.
|About 1.6 miles from the Baghdad Muthenna airport a park-like airplane display.
See also the Unknown Soldier Monument nearby.||08/26/2005||527|
|The "Unknown Soldier Monument" in Baghdad.
See also the nearby Aircraft Display||08/25/2005||666|
|QSO 0957+561 was the first object ever to be identified as a gravitational lens in space. It’s a single quasar, located some 8 billion light-years from Earth. But it looks like two quasars, due to the presence of an gigantic mass located in space between Earth and the quasar. The intervening mass – a distant galaxy – bends light from the quasar, so that we see two quasar images instead of one.<...||01/10/2009||467|
|An international team of astronomers may have set a new record in discovering what is the most distant known galaxy in the universe. Located an estimated 13 billion light-years away, the object is being viewed at a time only 750 million years after the big bang, when the universe was barely 5 percent of its current age. The primeval galaxy was identified by combining the power of NASA's Hubble ...||01/10/2009||898|