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astronomy, outer space, space, universe, stars, planets, nebulas

Deep space planets and stars. "As time goes on, you’ll understand. What lasts, lasts; Time solves most things. And what time can’t solve, you have to solve yourself.

The Cone Nebula lies in the southern part of NGC 2264, the Christmas Tree cluster, with which is shares the NGC designation. This is a rich region with much nebulosity and many interesting objects. The Christmas Tree cluster has at its base the variable star S Mon (also known as 15 Mon). If viewed with this northern portion at the bottom, the stars of this cluster form the outline of a Christmas Tree, topped by the 7th magnitude star HD 47887.

The Cone Nebula is an H II region in the constellation of Monoceros. It was discovered by William Herschel on December at which time he designated it H The nebula is located about 830 parsecs or light-years away from Earth.

Sword of Orion Constellation and Nebula

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tulip nebula

Tulip Nebula - I'm pinning this for the picture. The article says we are made of star stuff. That sounds nice and poetic, but it doesn't give you any meaning, unfortunately. Star stuff doesn't care about you.

Andromeda Galaxy. So beautiful. I love how the colors get warmer as you get to the center

Andromeda Galaxy (the Andromeda Galaxy is one of the closest Galaxy to us, scientists even believe that someday the Andromeda Galaxy will make a collision with our Milky way and completely destroy both of the Galaxies). I learned this on How The Universe

Image about Piedras y minerales, by Sabbela - Science and nature - Imgset, category images

Another unusual source is a cluster of bright, compact nebulae located in the lower right edge of the Tornado Nebula. Astronomers debate the nature of the relationship between the larger Tornado Nebula and the cluster of compact nebulae.