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January 9, 2006 10:00 AM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2006-03

Mystery Solved: High-Energy Fireworks Linked to Massive Star Cluster


Image: 2MASS Color Composite

2MASS Color Composite

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Image Type: Astronomical

Credit for 2MASS Image: NASA/NSF/2MASS/UMass/IPAC-Caltech and D. Figer (Space Telescope Science Institute/Rochester Institute of Technology)


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Montage Image: A Hidden, Massive Star Cluster Awash with Red Supergiants Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration A Hidden, Massive Star Cluster Awash with Red SupergiantsPRC2006-03a Spitzer Color Composite Image Type: Astronomical Spitzer Color Composite

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