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Fierce galactic winds powered by an intense burst of star formation may blow gas right out of massive galaxies, shutting down their ability to make new stars.

This just doesn't look like a real picture. BUT turns out it's from the Hubble telescope! Featured Image: the cosmic ice sculptures of the Carina Nebula. Super hi-res images at website link!

NGC 5194 spiral arms and dust lanes clearly sweep in front of its companion galaxy (below), NGC

Gorgeous color in the Milky Way and good beta on the photo This LIFE is really Awesome and frightening to think about :P

Chinese New Year 2018 Painted Rocks Year of the Dog

Chinese New Year 2018 Painted Rocks Year of the Dog


Swinging on A Star - NGC 7129 Is A Rosebud-shaped Reflection Nebula located 3300 ly away in the constellation Cepheus. A young open cluster is responsible for illuminating the surrounding nebula.


Beware of the Blob- Two-sided outflow powered by the supermassive black hole buried inside shown in bright yellow. Credit: NASA/CXC/M.Weiss space-is-a-beautiful-place

Biggest Black Hole Blast Ever Could Solve Cosmological Mystery

Bright Spots Remain A Mystery As 'Pyramid' Seen On Ceres

gorgeous pic of stardust nebula .The way the licks of the flame-like nebula overcomes all obstacles in its path. This is the power of fire; never-ending, always glowing.

Unexpected X-Rays from Perseus Galaxy Cluster

A New Twist in the Dark Matter Tale by NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center An innovative interpretation of X-ray data from a cluster of galaxies could help scientists fulfill a quest they have been on.

NGC 1672

NGC 1672 is a barred spiral Seyfert II galaxy, more than 60 million light-years away

NGC 4911 Hubble Credit: Al Carreno