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NEBULA SH2-239  >>>>  Adam Block, astrophotographer wrirtes >  "[I] suspect you will not find … a higher resolution (full) color image of this particular nebula. The important idea to consider is that this object is certainly not unknown. This field represents the earliest stages of stellar evolution — the birth place of stars, and it is studied intensively by astronomers. And yet, few color images exist. The reason is because when an astronomer studies an object like this the data that…

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2013 Award Winners: Winner (Deep Space): Celestial Impasto: - 239 by Adam Block (USA)

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The Hubble Space Telescope - Orion Nebula Credit: NASA,ESA, M. Robberto (Space Telescope Science Institute/ESA) and the Hubble Space Telescope Orion Treasury Project Team

The Orion Nebula. | 24 Awe-Inspiring Photos Of Earth And Space

It's time once again to "Ooh" and "Ahh" at some of the best images of the night sky taken by amateur astronomers around the world. The Royal Observatory Greenwich announced the winners of its Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition on September


Rho Ophiuci, the region around the star Antares in Scorpius is one of the most colorful parts of the sky. The colors come from a mixture of emission and reflection nebulae.


Nebula Birth Place of the Gods ~ Magical Creation Cosmology.

Astronomy Picture of the Day.  The M81 Galaxy Group Through the Integrated Flux Nebula. Image Credit & Copyright: Nicolás Villegas. Click to read the brief explanation. How beautiful it is!

The Galaxy Group Through the Integrated Flux Nebula Image Credit & Copyright: Nicolás Villegas Explanation: Large galaxies and faint nebulae highlight this deep image of the Group of galaxies.


The Lagoon Nebula. Shown here is a portion of the Lagoon nebula imaged by Argentinean astronomers Julia Arias and Rodolfo Barbá using the Gemini South telescope with the Gemini Multiple-Object Spectrograph.

The scriptures are laid before thee, yea, and all things denote there is a God; yea, even the earth, and all things that are upon the face of it, yea, and its motion, yea, and also all the planets which move in their regular form do witness that there is a Supreme Creator. (Book of Mormon, Alma 30)

Stellar Nursery in Doradus This massive, young stellar grouping, called is only a few million years old and resides in the 30 Doradus Nebula, a turbulent star-birth region in the Large Magellanic Cloud, a satellite galaxy of the Milky Way

Here is the beginning of what we can call a plasmic "circle".... alive....

The Hourglass Nebula, light years away, has a pinched-in-the-middle look because the winds that shape it are weaker at the centre. You see the Breath/Wind is everywhere

Tidal Basin Paddle Boats at the Jefferson Memorial in Washington DC - fun family travel idea!

Tidal Basin Paddle Boats at the Jefferson Memorial in Washington...

Perfect Date Ideas for Any Couple Visiting Washington DC Tidal Basin Paddle Boats at the Jefferson Memorial in Washington DC - fun family travel idea!