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This stunning space wallpaper reveals which is an enormous stellar nursery about 6200 light-years away in the Perseus Arm, one of the Milky Way galaxy’s main spiral arms, that hosts both low- and high-mass star formation.

Zooming in on the Eagle Nebula  "Pillars of Creation" (top image) Stellar Spire (bottom image)  I Love Space

The colorful Eagle Nebula taken at the National Science Foundation's telescope on Kitt Peak. Located in the constellation of Serpens, the Serpent, the Eagle Nebula is a very luminous open cluster of stars surrounded by dust and gas.

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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.

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The Horsehead Nebula This photo of the Horsehead nebula was captured by NASA's Hubble Telescope in infrared. It's located in the constellation Orion about light years away from us. The Galaxy This massive galaxy is not much different

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The NGC 3576 Nebula drifts through the Sagittarius arm of our spiral Milky Way Galaxy.

The Eagle Has Risen: Stellar Spire in the Eagle Nebula. A billowing tower of gas and dust rises from the stellar nursery known as the Eagle Nebula. This small piece of the Eagle Nebula is 57 trillion miles long trillion km).

Mejor conocido como el cisne volando a través de la noche, la constelación del Cisne es fácilmente visible en el cielo de verano en el hemisferio norte. Esta nueva visión de la Cygnus-X de formación estelar, por el telescopio Herschel, destaca caóticas redes de gas y polvo que apuntan a los sitios de formación de estrellas masivas.

Best known as a swan winging its way across the night, the constellation Cygnus is easily seen in the northern hemisphere's summertime sky. View of the Cygnus-X star-forming region by the Herschel Telescope - NASA Images

Otra increíble imagen de la Nebulosa del Águila y los Pilares de la Creación. Mi lugar favorito de la galaxia...

The familiar glows bright in many colors at once. The above image is a composite of three of these glowing gas colors. Pillars of dark dust nicely outline some of the denser towers of star formation.