View Full Version : Spitzer Takes Family Portrait of Stars Amid Another "Celestal Geode"

2008-Aug-22, 07:00 PM
A new image from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope reveals generations of stars amid a cavity carved from a colorful cosmic cloud. The striking infrared picture shows a region, called W5, which is similar to N44F, or the "Celestial Geode" that was discussed in a Universe Today article last week. The gas cavity, which [...]

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2008-Aug-22, 09:13 PM
A stunning image. Calling it a geode is apt.