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Concept: Bryan Brunsell Phote Credits: Eyes, Suren Manvelyan. Nebulas, Hubble Site

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Witch Head Nebula.... took me a few seconds but I see her now, pointy nose is in center facing to the | exploring-univers...

The Butterfly Nebula 13x19 inch Astronomy Fine Art Print on Metallic Paper

Witch's Broom Nebula: The Witch's Broom Nebula is also part of the famous Veil Nebula complex, this being the western portion. The entire complex is the remnant of a powerful supernova explosion which occurred thousands of years ago, sending elements forged in the destroyed stars core into space. The bright star is 52 Cygni.

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Originally, the word “nebula” referred to almost any extended astronomical object (other than planets and comets). The etymological root of ...

ESO image of the beautiful blue nebula M78. M78 Wallpaper (by sjrankin)

Wolf-Rayet Nebula is a nebula which surrounds a Wolf-Rayet star. There are different types of WR-nebula, based on their formation mechanism: 1.HII regions 2.ejecta-type nebulae 3.wind-blown bubbles 4.neutral hydrogen voids and shells (may be associated gas). The nebula shown is a 'wind-blown bubbles' type.

Finnish astrophotographer J-P Metsävainio observed IC 1396, making a gorgeous image of it. But he wasn’t satisfied just doing that. He’d been playing with making 3D images for some time, and decided this might be a good opportunity to make a model of the structure of the nebula, and then create an animated GIF of it.

  • Stan Adamson

    Amazing, but since it can't be viewed in stereo angles, isn't this somewhat artificial?