The week in pictures: November 19–December 2, 2011

These past two weeks saw the launch of a new martian rover, chronicles of a Saturn storm, a new lunar typography map, strange red galaxies, and more.
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“The week in pictures” highlights the amazing discoveries and cutting-edge research that resulted in magnificent photos and illustrations in the past week’s News section. Scroll through the photos, comment on your favorites, and click links to learn more about the science behind the pictures. We hope “The week in pictures” will not only highlight all our beautiful universe has to offer but also summarize the important stories of the past seven days in case you missed anything.