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How Do We Know What the Milky Way Looks Like?

How do we know what the Milky Way looks like if we’ve never been outside of it?

Hosted by: Caitlin Hofmeister

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Sources:
https://archive.org/stream/workstranslatedi03arisuoft#page/n41/mode/2up
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-did-scientists-determ/
https://books.google.com/books?id=IU9FAAAAcAAJ&pg=PA213#v=onepage&q&f=false
https://www.e-education.psu.edu/astro801/content/l8_p3.html
https://www.sdss3.org/press/milkywaybar.php
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/ibn-bajja/
http://www.atnf.csiro.au/outreach/education/everyone/radio-astronomy/index.html

Image Links:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Milky_Way#/media/File:ESO_-_The_Milky_Way_panorama_(by).jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Milky_Way#/media/File:Herschel-Galaxy.png
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:AustraliaSky.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Artist%27s_impression_of_the_Milky_Way_(updated_-_annotated).jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Herschel#/media/File:William_Herschel01.jpg
https://www.e-education.psu.edu/astro801/content/l8_p3.html
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:HarlowShapely-crop.jpeg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Globular_cluster#/media/File:A_Swarm_of_Ancient_Stars_-_GPN-2000-000930.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Edwin-hubble.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:An_Infrared_View_of_the_Galaxy.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:GCRT_J1745-3009_2.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Artist%E2%80%99s_impression_of_the_Milky_Way.jpg

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