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A stunning glimpse of Messier 78 Nebula (NGC 2068)!

Spectacular Photo Reveals Bright Nebula Near Orion's Belt

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The Wreath Nebula (Barnard 3) glows green in space in this Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) image. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA

What Glows Green In Space?

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"Light Echo" illuminates dust around supergiant star V838 monocerotis (V838 Mon) credit: NASA and The Hubble Heritage Team

In honor of NASA's 55th Anniversary we put together this infographic that shows NASA's planned expeditions through 2030.

What's Next for NASA: Planned Missions Through 2030

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The pair of galaxies known as Arp 87 seem to have a ‘bridge’ connecting the two. This connection, made up of gas, dust, and stars like the galaxies themselves, is the result of the mutual gravity each galaxy exerts on the other. Want more astronomy? Head over to astronomyforamate...!

Eclipse Photograph Exposes Details of Both Sun and Moon

Eclipse Photograph Exposes Details of Both Sun and Moon

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Sparks Fly on Mars as Curiosity Laser Blasts Red Planet Rock – Photos/Video

@❀Chloe❀ ...so you can get your space on

Watch The Antares Rocket Launch Live | IFLScience

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GJ 504b, a rose exoplanet discovered 57 light years from Earth

The Cat's Paw Nebula

3/02/2011: NGC 1499, The California Nebula. Drifting through the Orion Arm of the spiral Milky Way Galaxy, this cosmic cloud echoes the outline of California on the west coast of the United States. Our own Sun also lies within the Milky Way's Orion Arm, only about 1,500 light-years from the California Nebula. The classic emission nebula is around 100 light-years long.

APOD: 2011 March 2 - NGC 1499: The California Nebula

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