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A Cosmic Bubble – Redux

Blown by fast winds from a hot, massive star, this cosmic bubble is huge. Cataloged as Sharpless 2-308 it lies some 5,200 light-years away toward the constellation of the Big Dog (Canis Major) and covers slightly more of the sky than a Full Moon.

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Twists of the Tarantula

About 180 thousand light-years away, it's the largest, most violent star forming region known in the whole Local Group of Galaxies.

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Cosmic Cotton Candy

2 Panel Mosaic featuring Gum 17 nebula. Reminds me of Cosmic Cotton Candy on a Stick!

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N44 Superbubble

Some say it looks like a wide mouth frog, others can see Admiral Akbar, Rabbits & Monsters in there!

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The Flame Nebula

The Flame Nebula is part of the Orion Molecular Cloud Complex, a star-forming region that includes the famous Horsehead Nebula.

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Wings over Vela

Beautiful Ionized Oxygen threads within the Vela Supernova Remnant.

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Face of Vela

Beautiful Ionized Oxygen threads within the Vela Supernova Remnant.

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The Hookah Pipe

Not too many individual images of this object around, so maybe this is a world first!