The center of the galaxy Messier 77

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posted : Sunday, September 30th, 2012

a newborn star spraying light-catching gas

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posted : Friday, September 28th, 2012

A dark strip of light-absorbing dust bisects a star-forming region in the Large Magellanic Cloud

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posted : Thursday, September 27th, 2012

Cone, Christmas Tree, and Foxfur nebulae, wide field

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posted : Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

Earth’s Sun, inverted

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posted : Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

Sunset on planet D209458b

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posted : Friday, September 14th, 2012

Large Magellanic Cloud in infrared light as seen by the Herschel Space Observatory

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posted : Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

False-color view of Toro Crater, Mars

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posted : Monday, September 10th, 2012

Moonrise

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posted : Saturday, September 8th, 2012

Helix Nebula

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posted : Thursday, September 6th, 2012

Eta Carinae and the Homunculus Nebula

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posted : Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

posted : Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

Star-forming region NGC 346, located in the Small Magellanic Cloud

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posted : Monday, September 3rd, 2012

The Carina Nebula in infrared light

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posted : Saturday, September 1st, 2012

Solstice moonrise, close to the ecliptic plane, opposite our sun

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posted : Thursday, August 30th, 2012