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UFO Hunter Spots Giant ‘Face Of Alien God’ In The Gabriela Mistral Nebula Near Carina Nebula, Waxes Philosophical [Photo]

5 months agoHumor / odd : The Inquisitr - Odd

A notorious UFO hunter, known in the UFO community for his outlandish theories about UFOs and aliens, has spotted the face of an alien high being or God in a space photo. Scott Waring, editor of UFO Sightings Daily, was searching a European Southern Observatory (ESO) image of a region in the outskirts of the... Show More Summary

NASA release showcases stunning Trumpler 14 star cluster

7 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

NASA has released a composite image of the galaxy cluster Trumpler 14, compiled from data collected by the Hubble Space Telescope from 2005 - 2006 The cluster is located 8,000 light-years from Earth in the Carina nebula... Continue Reading...Show More Summary

Doomed Stars Glisten Like Diamonds in Latest Hubble Photo

7 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Behold Trumpler 14, a dazzling star cluster located 8,000 light-years from Earth. Situated within the Carina Nebula, it’s home to one of the highest concentrations of massive, bright stars in the Milky Way. But as spectacular as these stellar objects appear be, their majestic appearance comes at a price. Read more...

Carina Nebula survey reveals details of star formation

A new survey of one of the most active, star-forming regions in the galactic neighborhood is helping astronomers better understand the processes that may have contributed to the formation of the sun 4.5 billion years ago.

Massive Eta Carinae's Great Eruptions Baffle Astronomers

The Hubble image above shows Eta Carinae's great eruption in the 1840s creating the billowing Homunculus Nebula. Now about a light-year long, the expanding cloud contains enough material to make at least 10 copies of our sun. The most luminous...

Designer Creates Scarf With Open Sourced Hubble Image of the Carina Nebula to Benefit Cancer Research

2 years agoHumor : Laughing Squid

Because we believe the power of love can make a difference in all causes. Slow Factory, a design house known for their line of beautiful scarves designed from open source NASA images, has created “Carina Nebula Love“, a new design that uses a Hubble Telescope photo of the Carina Nebula as an ethereal backdrop to […]

Oliver & Co Nebulae series ~ new fragrances

Spanish niche brand Oliver & Co has launched the Nebulae series, with two fragrances: Nebula 1 and Nebula 2. The new scents were inspired by astronomical photographs of Orion and Carina...

Zooming in on the Toby Jug Nebula

Teaser Located about 1200 light-years from Earth in the southern constellation of Carina (The Ship's Keel), the Toby Jug Nebula, more formally known as IC 2220, is an example of a reflection nebula. It is a cloud of gas and dust illuminated from within by a star called HD 65750. read more

A close look at the Toby Jug Nebula

Located about 1200 light-years from Earth in the southern constellation of Carina (The Ship's Keel), the Toby Jug Nebula, more formally known as IC 2220, is an example of a reflection nebula. It is a cloud of gas and dust illuminated from within by a star called HD 65750. Show More Summary

WIRED Space Photo of the Day: Eta Carinae in Infrared

Massive stars can wreak havoc on their surroundings, as can be seen in this new view of the Carina nebula from NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope. The bright star at the center of the nebula is Eta Carinae, one of the...

WIRED Space Photo of the Day: Mammoth Stars

This Hubble image shows a pair of massive stars, WR 25 and Tr16-244, located within the open cluster Trumpler 16. This cluster is embedded within the Carina Nebula, an immense cauldron of gas and dust that lies approximately 7500 light-years...

Wired Space Photo of the Day: Jets in Carina

Jet in the Carina Nebula taken with Hubble's WFC3 detector.

Wired Space Photo of the Day: Outflow in Carina

This image from the Blanco 4-meter telescope at Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory in Chile was used to discover an extremely large outflow in the Carina Nebula, known as Herbig-Haro 666 (HH 666). Ionized gas squirts out along the polar axis...

A star is taking down the Carina Nebula from the inside

3 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

This image from the Hubble Telescope shows part of the Carina Nebula, located roughly 7,500 light-years from Earth. This massive cosmic cloud is a stellar incubator, but the newborn star found inside has to fight its way out by firing off powerful, super-fast jets. Show More Summary

Wired Space Photo of the Day: Sweeping View of Carina

This image shows a giant star-forming region in the southern sky known as the Carina Nebula (NGC3372), combining the light from 3 different filters tracing emission from oxygen (blue), hydrogen (green), and sulfur (red). The color is also representative of...

Wired Space Photo of the Day: Heavenly Star-Forming Nebula

NGC3582 is a minor nebula in the Sagittarius arm of the Milky Way galaxy. It is part of star-forming region RCW 57 in Carina. This image was taken in 2007 using the Mosaic-2 imager on the Blanco 4-meter telescope at...

Wired Science Space Photo of the Day: Mystic Mountain

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...

Visualized: Carina Nebula captured with a 268-megapixel camera

Combine a state-of-the-art telescope with a 268-megapixel camera, point it at the sky, add in a bit of calculation and you could end up with a gorgeous photo of the Carina Nebula. That's exactly what the ESO's Paranal Observatory inShow More Summary

Wired Science Space Photo of the Day: Star Formation in Carina

The spectacular star-forming Carina Nebula has been captured in great detail by the VLT Survey Telescope at ESO’s Paranal Observatory. This picture was taken with the help of Sebastián Piñera, President of Chile, during his visit to the observatory on...

New European Space Telescope Snaps It’s First Image Of The Amazing Carina Nebula

4 years agoHumor : Geekosystem

The astronomers and other fine folks at the European Southern Observatory (ESO) showed off the capabilities of their newest toy, the VLT Survey Telescope (VST) earlier this week, marking the official inauguration of the instrument with the release of an amazing new photo of the Carina Nebula.

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