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Image Credit & Copyright: R. Jay GaBany, Cosmotography The Trifid Nebula (designated Messier 20 and NGC 6514) is a star-forming (H II) region of some 40 light-years across, located about 5,200 light-years away from Earth in the constellation of Sagittarius (the Archer). It is estimated to be only 300,000 years old. Stars, the Sun included, were born... Continue reading on:

This stunning emission-line image of the Rosette nebula (NGC2237) has been re-processed in support of NOAO Press Release 04-03. - Minimum credit line: T. A. Rector/University of Alaska Anchorage, WIYN and NOAO/AURA/NSF

Infant Stars. There are millions of other universes with their own galaxies-- which each have their own black hole (or as some say, birth canal) where that universe was created! So amazing!