Hubble Captures View of 'Mystic Mountain' the Carina Nebula. The top of a three-light-year tall pillar of cool hydrogen is being worn away by the radiation of nearby stars, while stars within the pillar unleash jets of gas that stream from the peaks.
Starburst Galaxy Plumes of glowing hydrogen blast from the central nucleus of The pale, star-like objects are clusters of tens to hundreds of thousands of stars. -NASA, ESA, and The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)
Nasa's Spitzer Space Telescope shows a stellar nursery containing thousands of young stars and developing protostars near the sword of the constellation Orion. Massive stars light up the Orion nebula, the bright region near the center of the image.
A Fox Fur, a Unicorn, and a Christmas Tree. An image of the Fox Fur Nebula, the Cone Nebula and the Christmas Tree star cluster which are all located in the Monoceros (unicorn) constellation. Catalogued as NGC
WR 134 Ring Nebula Image Credit & Copyright: Don Goldman Explanation: Made with narrow and broad band filters, this colorful cosmic snap shot covers a field of view about the size of the full Moon within the boundaries of the constellation Cygnus.