Central area of the Milky Way galaxy, released by astronomers at the European Southern Observatory's Paranal Observatory in Chile. The photo shows 84 million stars in an image measuring which contains nearly 9 billion pixels, and is actu
Core of the Milky Way so stunningly close yet stunningly far. Beyond which lies other worlds even further than the eye of the most powerful lense can see. More stars and even more stars that shine far across the universe as was the word
heart nebula, ic - lightyears from earth - in the perseus arm of the galaxy in the constellation cassiopeia - an emission nebula showing glowing gas & darker dust lanes - the nebula is formed by plasma of ionized hydrogen & free electrons
A spectacular Hubble Space Telescope image reveals the heart of the Lagoon Nebula. Seen as a massive cloud of glowing dust and gas, bombarded by the energetic radiation of new stars, this placid name hides a dramatic reality. The Advanced Camera for.
astronomicalwonders: “The Carina Nebula - A Birthplace Of Stars The Carina Nebula lies at an estimated distance of to light years away from Earth in the constellation Carina. This nebula is one of the most well studied in astrophysics.
The Sword Of Orion ~ The Orion constellation is noticeable for three medium-bright stars in a short, straight row. These stars represent Orion’s Belt. If you look closely, you’ll notice a curved line of stars “hanging” from the three Belt stars.