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A new view of the Pillars of Creation gives further clues to its gassy demise
The stellar nursery could diffuse the nebula’s ethereal gaseous structures.
There’s a bizarre group of shapeshifting objects at the center of the Milky Way
They’re not stars. They’re not gas clouds. They’re something else.
NASA’s top observatories teamed up to capture an imploding star in captivating 3D
The image provides new insight into the stellar object’s identity.
Our newest alien comet may have been born out of a dying star’s vomit
Borisov may represent an entirely new type of celestial body.
This seagull-shaped nebula is a hangout for baby stars
It spans 100 light-years from wingtip to wingtip.
How scientists colorize Hubble’s deep space photographs
The process is fascinating.
This stellar Crab Nebula image is the perfect way to celebrate Hubble’s birthday
Megapixels: Binary stars are at the heart of this celestial crustacean.
Megapixels: NASA snapped a shot of a holiday ‘wreath’ in space
It's actually more of a holiday yardstick.
Here’s an amazing new picture of the Lagoon Nebula to celebrate Hubble’s 28th birthday
Happy birthday to the best space telescope ever! Love, PopSci.
Gorgeous Hubble Picture Shows The Heart Of The Crab Nebula
A spinning neutron star