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    Nov 2005
    Virgil, NY

    Default Mass Transit in the MWG

    I came across this visualization and thought you would enjoy the novel way to represent the galaxy in a map. I'm not too sure how accurate it is, since the Crab Nebula and M13 are essentially on opposite sides of the sky though not depicted that way here. But it's fun:

    Merry Christmas to all, and to all a GOOD night.
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    Oct 2005
    Mesa, AZ


    Merry Christmas to you Dick! That is fun!!!!
    -- Bob



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