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(Surveying the Agents of Galaxy Evolution)
(survey of gas and dust in the Magellanic Clouds)

SAGE (for Surveying the Agents of Galaxy Evolution) is a Survey consisting of Spitzer and Herschel images of the Magellanic Clouds, aimed at studying galaxy evolution and Star Formation. Portions of SAGE:

  • SAGE-LMC - Large Magellanic Cloud.
  • SAGE-SMC - Small Magellanic Cloud.
  • SAGE-Spec - spectroscopic survey.
  • 30 Doradus - another spectroscopic survey, specific to the LMC.
  • HERITAGE - "Herschel Inventory of the Agents of Galaxy Evolution".


Referenced by:
Astronomical Survey