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Enceladus, Saturn's tiny moon (310mi dia) churns with internal heat,ejecting plumes of microscopic ice particles into Saturn's orbit. Photo from the Cassini orbiter in 10/08, NASA. #Enceladus #Saturn #Astronomy #NASA #Cassini_Orbiter

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has been studying Saturn and its moons since it entered orbit in This image, taken on Oct. is a stunning mosaic of the geologically active Enceladus after a Cassini flyby Photo By NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute

V838 Monocerotis. A red variable star in the constellation Monoceros about 20,000 light years from the Sun.

Red supergiant Monocerotis suddenly brightened for several weeks in early It showed it was cloaked in a never-before-seen cloud structure. Photo captured by Hubble Space Telescope.

Close up within NGC 6188 showing immense gas and dust filaments, using false color to reveal sulfur, hydrogen and oxygen in red, green and blue. NGC 6188 is located about light-years from Earth toward the constellation Ara.

Image: Visions of the Universe (© NASA) Photographed by the Hubble Space Telescope in 2006, this is the star cluster Pismis 24.

Image: Visions of the Universe (© NASA) Photographed by the Hubble Space Telescope in this is the star cluster Pismis

The Sword Of Orion.

The Sword Of Orion ~ The Orion constellation is noticeable for three medium-bright stars in a short, straight row. These stars represent Orion’s Belt. If you look closely, you’ll notice a curved line of stars “hanging” from the three Belt stars.

This was the first image of Saturn's ultraviolet aurora taken by the Space Telescope Imaging Spectrograph (STIS) on board the Hubble Space Telescope in October 1997.

This is the first image of Saturn’s ultraviolet aurora taken by the Space Telescope Imaging Spectrograph (STIS) on board the Hubble Space Telescope in October when Saturn was a distance of 810 million miles billion kilometers) from Earth.