- Created by: Samantha Sonuga
- Created on: 15-05-13 12:53
What are the four main types of active galaxies?
- Radio galaxies- these are mainly elliptical galaxies that are such intense sources of radio waves they emit more than a million times more energy at radio wavelenghts than normal galaxies. The radio emmisions often originate from symetrical pairs of lobes that lie on opposite sides of the galaxy.
- Seyfert galaxies- these are spiral galaxies that have an extremely compact and bright nuclei; they have strong…