If you’re hunting for a high-res image to show off your new widescreen monitor with, y’all can stop searching now. The full size version of this one’s 27,000x6,000 pixels (167 megapixels, Canon/Sony/Konica/Fuji/etc eat your heart out!):
This is the Spitzer Space Telescope’s view of a tiny chunk of the Milky Way, the full width is nine degrees, roughly the same as an outstretched fist.
Spizter is the model for the Avahi logo.