Orion, the Hunter Orion is one of the most beautiful of all constellations, and one of the easiest to find. It looks like a large rectangle high in winter's south-southeastern sky. This is our "starr family" constellation
Am I the only ne who sees a baby face in the right side? 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!
This image from Nasa's Spitzer Space Telescope shows a stellar nursery containing thousand of young stars & developing protostars near the sword of the constellation Orion. I heart the Spitzer space telescope.
Unicorns are Universal! ~ The Trifid Nebula is about light years away in the Sagittarius constellation. It contains stellar jets that (thanks to the neurological phenomenon pareidolia) look exactly like a unicorn.
The Lagoon Nebula ~ captured in all its psychedelic glory by the Gemini Observatory in Hawaii. An all-time favorite of sky-watchers on both hemispheres, the Lagoon Nebula (Messier or is among the most striking examples of a stellar nursery in our n
Hubble Gazes at a Cosmic MegamaserThis galaxy has a far more exciting and futuristic classification than most — it hosts a megamaser. Megamasers are intensely bright, around 100 million times brighter.