An Earthlike planet, illustrated here, orbits a star surrounded by a stunning planetary nebula. Earlier in its life, this planet may have been like one of the eight newly discovered worlds orbiting in the habitable zones of their stars.
WR 134 Ring Nebula Image Credit & Copyright: Don Goldman Explanation: Made with narrow and broad band filters, this colorful cosmic snap shot covers a field of view about the size of the full Moon within the boundaries of the constellation Cygnus.
Birth of a Star - This image is depicting birth of a star in Carina Nebula. Carina Nebula is like a garden of new stars with a large number of new stars. Here you can see the gas and dust clouds resulting in the birth of a new star.