View Full Version : A Close-up Look at the War and Peace Nebula

2012-Jun-20, 03:50 PM
Take a trip out to the constellation of Scoprius get a close-up look at the War and Peace nebula, courtesy of the Very Large Telescope. This is the most detailed visible-light image so far of this spectacular stellar nursery, which is within NGC 6357. The view shows many hot young stars, glowing clouds of gas [...]

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