Flint and Steel
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Flint and Steel

Undomesticated Tarot — The Major Arcana: The Lovers 6

Bringing Back the Wild to a Domesticated World

Tarot card of The Lovers that includes Webb’s image of Stephan’s Quintet, two mums, and two pigeons, the number 6, and a corner image of a cat.
digital collage by writer w/ Webb’s images via NASA

In Webb’s image of Stephan’s Quintet, we see 5 galaxies, 4 of which interact. (The left galaxy is actually much closer to us than the rest of the group!) These colliding galaxies are pulling and stretching each other in a gravitational dance. Webb will revolutionize our knowledge of star…

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