Australian astronomers find the oldest Star: 13.6 billion years old, making it the most ancient star seen. It lies in our own galaxy, the Milky Way, at a distance of around 6,000 light years from Earth. story dated: 10 Feb 2014

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Australian astronomers find the oldest Star: 13.6 billion years old, making it the most ancient star seen. It lies in our own galaxy, the Milky Way, at a distance of around 6,000 light years from Earth. story dated: 10 Feb 2014

~~Eye to the Galaxy ~ view from a gorge of a Milky Way night sky, Karijini National Park, Western Australia by Paul Pichugin~~

~~Eye to the Galaxy ~ view from a gorge of a Milky Way night sky, Karijini National Park, Western Australia by Paul Pichugin~~

A binary black hole system, viewed edge-on. This pair of extremely dense objects twists and warps spacetime as the two black holes spiral in toward one another. Image Credit: Bohn, Throwe, Hébert, Henriksson, Bunandar, Taylor, Scheel (see http://www.black-holes.org/lensing) via: http://www.universetoday.com/116500/new-simulation-offers-stunning-images-of-black-hole-merger/

A binary black hole system, viewed edge-on. This pair of extremely dense objects twists and warps spacetime as the two black holes spiral in toward one another. Image Credit: Bohn, Throwe, Hébert, Henriksson, Bunandar, Taylor, Scheel (see http://www.black-holes.org/lensing) via: http://www.universetoday.com/116500/new-simulation-offers-stunning-images-of-black-hole-merger/

Located about 130 million light-years away, NGC 4650A is one of only 100 known polar-ring galaxies. - Credit: The Hubble Heritage Team (AURA/STScI/NASA/ESA)

Located about 130 million light-years away, NGC 4650A is one of only 100 known polar-ring galaxies. - Credit: The Hubble Heritage Team (AURA/STScI/NASA/ESA)

Parte de la Nebulosa Cabeza de Mono (NGC 2174; Sh2-252; IC 2159; LBN 854). Es una nebulosa de emisión, una región H II situada en la constelación de Orión. La colorida región está llena de jóvenes estrellas incrustadas en mechones brillantes de gas y polvo cósmicos.

Parte de la Nebulosa Cabeza de Mono (NGC 2174; Sh2-252; IC 2159; LBN 854). Es una nebulosa de emisión, una región H II situada en la constelación de Orión. La colorida región está llena de jóvenes estrellas incrustadas en mechones brillantes de gas y polvo cósmicos.

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