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January 8, 2007 12:20 PM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2007-04

Hubble Observes Infant Stars in Nearby Galaxy

An American Astronomical Society Meeting Release

January 8, 2007: This new image taken with NASA's Hubble Space Telescope depicts bright, blue, newly formed stars that are blowing a cavity in the center of a star-forming region in the Small Magellanic Cloud.

Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA) - ESA/Hubble Collaboration