I think I found the reset button!



lol i thought it looked like a soda can, alot of the stars in the area (in residuals) look like some sorta trash object… i was gonna do a whole comedic ‘geez look at all our trash just floating around in space’ bit

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Funny-looking thing is a foreground star in our own galaxy. The actual size of the star will be a lot smaller than a pixel. The light from the star then spreads out around it which forms the disk. Sometimes the star gets too bright for our survey, too much light has passed through, which messes up the pixels and makes weird colours, shapes, and artifacts in the image.

In Galaxy Zoo, There is also a collection that features artifacts made by stars and made faces! It also makes examples of pareidolia!
Stars with funny faces