The Orion Nebula: Stellar Birthplace
The Orion Nebula: Stellar Birthplace
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News release ID: STScI-1995-49
Release Date: Nov 29, 1995
Image Use: Copyright
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An immense wall of glowing gasses forms a colorful backdrop to dozens of newborn stars, many of which have dust disks - as revealed by Hubble - that might be embryonic solar systems. (Image Released: January 1994)


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Astronomical, Emission Nebulae, Hubble Telescope, Nebulae

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Credit: C.R. O'Dell/Rice University; NASA