The Carina Nebula is a cloud of gas that is a star-making factory, churning out tens of thousands of stars. The fairytale landscape includes several stars that are among the hottest and most massive known.
This image shows the Carina Nebula (NGC combining the light from 3 different filters tracing emission from oxygen (blue), hydrogen (green), and sulfur (red). - Credit: Nathan Smith, University of Minnesota/NOAO/AURA/NSF
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