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Fraser
2008-Dec-09, 01:20 AM
This image is one of the latest views from the Hubble Space Telescope, closely resembling a toy snow globe. In this case, over a hundred thousand glittering stars are the little faux snow flakes and the cluster's globular structure is the glass sides. The cluster of interest is M13, located over 25,000 light years away, [...]

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