Hubble Serves Up a Holiday Snow Angel The bipolar star-forming region, called Sharpless looks like a soaring, celestial snow angel. The bipolar star-forming region, called Sharpless looks like a soaring, celestial snow angel.
Thor’s Helmet Nebula ~ distance: light years, 30 light years across, central star is pre-supernova, constellation Canis Major:
8 images of galaxies far, far away
Andromeda is our nearest neighboring galaxy at million light years away. One single light year is roughly 6 trillion miles. Feeling small yet?
our solar system, the sun, arcturus, antares, the milky way and the universe. How does the size of earth stack up.
Celestial scribbled notes -- This colour-composite image displays a sky area near the Chamaeleon I complex of bright nebulae and hot stars in the constellation of the same name, close to the southern celestial pole.
Pismis located at the core of small open star cluster Pismis can be seen in this image provided by NASA and ESA. The star cluster Pismis 24 lies in the core of the large emission nebula NGC 6357 that extends on the arm of the Sagittarius constellation.
The light echo around the star Monocerotis as seen by the Hubble Space Telescope in November
A Fox Fur, a Unicorn, and a Christmas Tree. An image of the Fox Fur Nebula, the Cone Nebula and the Christmas Tree star cluster which are all located in the Monoceros (unicorn) constellation. Catalogued as NGC
Pillars of metallic dust in the Tarantula Nebula, an H II region in the Large Magellanic Cloud. It was originally thought to be a star, but in 1751 Nicolas Louis de Lacaille recognized its nebular nature.
Cone Nebula NGC 2264 Star Forming Pillar of Gas and Dust «star forming - search results «Universe, space, galaxy photos gallery
The Helix Nebula called 'The Eye of God' . The Heavens declare the glory of God. Psalm Presumably taken by the Hubble Space Telescope
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