M8: Lagoon Nebula

M8: Lagoon Nebula

(Source: apod.nasa.gov)


the-wolf-and-moon:

Abell 2744, Pandora’s Cluster of Galaxies

the-wolf-and-moon:

Abell 2744, Pandora’s Cluster of Galaxies

(via n-a-s-a)


M57: Ring Nebula

M57: Ring Nebula

(Source: apod.nasa.gov)


NGC 6744

NGC 6744

(Source: apod.nasa.gov)


M31: Andromeda Galaxy

M31: Andromeda Galaxy

(Source: apod.nasa.gov)


NGC 7023: Iris Nebula

NGC 7023: Iris Nebula

(Source: apod.nasa.gov)


afro-dominicano:

Elephant Among the Stars

"Nebula "Elephant Trunk" is a concentration of interstellar gas and dust near the star cluster cataloged as IC1396, which ionize the H II gas located in the constellation Cepheus, 2,400 light years away from our planet." - César Cantú

afro-dominicano:

Elephant Among the Stars

"Nebula "Elephant Trunk" is a concentration of interstellar gas and dust near the star cluster cataloged as IC1396, which ionize the H II gas located in the constellation Cepheus, 2,400 light years away from our planet." - César Cantú

(via justwaitbythemoon)


thedemon-hauntedworld:

Eta Carina nebula NGC3372 in colour maped Narrowband Credit: Fred Vanderhaven Astrophotography

thedemon-hauntedworld:

Eta Carina nebula NGC3372 in colour maped Narrowband
Credit: Fred Vanderhaven Astrophotography

(via astro-stoner)


scienceisbeauty:

Composite image (X-ray & optical) of the Rosette nebula, located about 5,000 light years from Earth. More shocking that the one I posted here two years ago.
Source: Rosette Nebula: The Heart of a Rose (Chandra X-ray Center)

scienceisbeauty:

Composite image (X-ray & optical) of the Rosette nebula, located about 5,000 light years from Earth. More shocking that the one I posted here two years ago.

Source: Rosette Nebula: The Heart of a Rose (Chandra X-ray Center)

(via astro-stoner)


Rho Ophiuchi Star System

Rho Ophiuchi Star System

(Source: apod.nasa.gov)


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