One of the things Carina Nebula
is most known for is Eta Carinae, a system of two stars that is one of the biggest and brightest in the galaxy.
NGC 2261 was discovered on December 26, 1783, by Sir William Herschel, who described the object as "fan-shaped" and placed it in his Class IV--Planetary Nebula
The Bubble Nebula
lies 7,100 light-years from Earth in the constellation Cassiopeia.
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As originally observed with ground-based telescopes, this nebula
appeared lopsided, which is how it got its name.
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The northern outflow from the star which illuminates the nebula
is almost in the plane of the sky but slightly tilted towards us (Gomez et al.
The main body of the Orion Nebula
is known as Messier 42, or simply M42, signifying its place as the 42nd object in the catalog of the 18th-century French astronomer Charles Messier.
Scientists are baffled by emissions of radio energy from the Crab Nebula
, the remains of an exploded star 6,300 light years from Earth.
That's why astronomers have for decades been drawn to the Milky Way's Orion nebula
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The wispy bits in the photograph are left over bits of gas in the nebula
, lit up by the light of stars.
Little's essay and pastel chalk rendering of the Eagle Nebula
, a ``star factory'' in the Milky Way, won the high school division of the ``intergalactic art'' category.
In 1880 Draper (see 1872), who had learned the use of dry plates from Huggins (see 1863), used the new technique to photograph the Orion nebula
and to study its spectrum.