View Full Version : Gemini's New Filters Reveal the Beauty of Star Birth

2010-Feb-14, 08:50 PM
About 2,000 light-years away, in the constellation of Cygnus (the Swan), lies Sharpless 2-106 (after Stewart Sharpless who put the catalog together in 1959), the birth-place of a star cluster-to-be. Two recent image releases by Subaru and Gemini showcase their new filter sets and image capabilities; they also reveal the stunning beauty of the [...]

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