This is the Andromeda galaxy, our very own Milky Way’s next-door neighbor. It’s the best look we’ve ever managed to get at it—and there’s something very strange hidden in this picture.
Astronomers say this view of the Andromeda Galaxy is probably similar to what the Milky Way Galaxy would look like from outside.
Amateur in comparison to the European Space Agency's millions, that is, not to you and I who don't have $15,000 to spend on home photography set-ups. But which of these space shots is the amateur—can you tell?