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In the Hills, the Cities. | Mystic Mountain Pillar: Towers of cool hydrogen laced with dust rise from the wall of the Carina nebula.

Hubble's 20th anniversary image shows a mountain of dust and gas rising in 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.

from revistagalileu.globo.com

4 eventos astronômicos imperdíveis de setembro

O mês de setembro é recheado de eventos astronômicos imperdíveis. O professor do mestrado em Astrofísica e Físca Computacional da Universidade Cruzeiro do Sul, Gustavo Lanfranchi, separou os principais deles. Confira e anote na agenda!

Hubble's Mystic Mountain, Carina Nebula, located 7,500 light-years from Earth in the constellation Carina

from Laughing Squid

A Stellar NASA Animation Zooms Into the Hubble Telescope’s View of the Bubble Nebula

Weltraumteleskop fängt riesigen Blasennebel ein (Video) | PRAVDA TV – Lebe die Rebellion

Hand of God http://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/skyimage_2220_113935753

When it's time for a little perspective... Just remember, you are an infinitesimal speck in the Grand Order of the Universe....
from iwastesomuchtime.com

Perspective in space.

When it's time for a little perspective... Just remember, you are an infinitesimal speck in the Grand Order of the Universe....