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Fraser
2012-May-02, 01:50 PM
On Earth, dust can be pretty mundane. But in space, dust can be beautiful, especially when the dust reflects starlight and even more so when we have the chance to see the reflections in different wavelengths. Here in NGC 2068, also called Messier 78, this dazzling submillimetre-wavelength view from the Atacama Pathfinder Experiment (APEX) [...]

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