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The merging Antennae galaxies - As the two galaxies smash together, billions of stars are born, mostly in groups and clusters of stars. I love this a whole lot

The Great Crab Nebula [Space Future: http://futuristicnews.com/category/future-space/] #nebula #CrabNebula

humanoidhistory: “Behold the Crab Nebula in blue: “(T)he filaments in this behemoth of a nebula are estimated to be between a scorching and K - deg Fahrenheit). The image.

The Flame Nebula Smolders in New Space Telescope Photo - Seeker

Beautiful Infrared Astronomy from the Spitzer Space Telescope Spitzer teamed up with the Chandra Space Telescope to look under the wing of the Small Magellanic Cloud for this composite infrared and X-ray image.

#NGC7822 is a young star forming complex in the #ConstellationCepheus. The complex encompasses the emission region designated Sharpless 171, and the young cluster of stars named Berkeley 59. The complex is believed to be some 800-1000 pc distant,[1][2] with the younger components aged no more than a few million years.[1][2] The complex also includes one of the hottest stars discovered within 1 kpc of the Sun, namely BD+66 1673, which is an eclipsing binary system...

Data: WISE IRSA Archive A young star forming complex in the constellation of Cepheus. The complex encompasses the emission region.

Star Factory Messier 17 --- Oct. 22 --- Image Credit & Copyright: Data - ESO / MPIA / OAC, Assembly - R.Colombari

Star Factory Messier 17 Sculpted by stellar winds and radiation the star factory known as Messier 17 lies some 5500 light-years away in the nebula-rich constellation Sagittarius. At that distance this degree wide field of view spans over 30 light-y

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A composite image combining observations from x-ray and optical telescopes shows the bizarre "cosmic train wreck" of Abell the result of a massive galactic collision.