The James Webb Space Telescope has captured the Cartwheel Galaxy in vivid pinks

By Jacinta Bowler
Updated August 4 2022 - 11:57pm, first published 11:29pm
A large pink, speckled galaxy resembling a wheel with with a small, inner oval, with dusty blue in between on the right, with two smaller spiral galaxies about the same size to the left against a black background. Credits: NASA, ESA, CSA, STScI

A lenticular galaxy 500 million light years away has just been papped by everyone's new favourite space telescope, and it looks incredible.