Swan nebula~ the heavens declare the glory of God. I don't know how scientists account for the "spire" formations.
The Earth at Night
The ‘Hand of God’ Nebula. Was so ready for this to be a crock or over photoshopped - but NASA website confirms! This is a real Nebula formation - never seen one look perfectly like its namesake!
Nick named "eye of God" nebula. Imagine what the guy thought when he saw this staring back at him thru the telescope!
You are smaller than you think, but a part of something grand.
Ant Nebula (Mz 3) is a young bipolar planetary nebula in the constellation Norma composed of a bright core and four distinct high-velocity outflows that have been named lobes, columns, rays, and chakram.
Antarctica from Space by NASA.
50 Years of Space Exploration by Adam Crowe, via Flickr
THE MAJESTIC MESSIER-104 (M-104) SOMBRERO GALAXY 28 million light years from earth and 50,ooo light years across . Photo By: NASA Hubble Space Telescope