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Portion of the M8 Lagoon Nebula

The Lagoon Nebula. The Lagoon Nebula (Messier or is among the most striking examples of a stellar nursery in our neighborhood of the Milky Way galaxy.

Mushroom In Tree Hole I just stumbled across this photo from last September, look at that cute little mushroom in the mossy tree hole! (Matt…

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.

A Hubble Space Telescope image of the R136 super star cluster, near the center of the 30 Doradus Nebula, also known as the Tarantula Nebula or NGC 2070.

A Hubble Space Telescope image of the super star cluster, near the centre of the 30 Doradus Nebula, also known as the Tarantula Nebula or NGC 2070

The Veil Nebula

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope photographed three magnificent sections of the Veil Nebula -- the shattered remains of a supernova that exploded thousands of years ago. This series of images provides beautifully detailed views of the delicate, wispy structu

A Hubble Space Telescope Tribute, oil on Panel cm 28 x 55 x made using a palette knife Technique.

This view shows part of the very active star-forming region around the Tarantula Nebula in the Large Magellanic Cloud, a small neighbour of the Milky Way. At the upper left is the brilliant but isolated star VFTS 682 and at the lower right is the very rich star cluster R 136.

Part of the active star-forming region around the Tarantula Nebula in the Large Magellanic Cloud, a small neighbour of the Milky Way. At the upper left is the brilliant star VFTS 682 and at the lower right is the star cluster R

"The New Mathuselah" - Oldest star in universe discovered 6,000 light years from Solar System

Young stars shine brilliantly even through nebulae in the Milky Way, as seen by the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope.