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Hubble Images a Dusty Galaxy, Home to an Exploding Star

Hubble Images a Dusty Galaxy, NGC 4424, home to an exploding star, SN 2012cg, in Virgo

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Real Supernova | Supernova Dust Factory in M74, Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/STScI.

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The magnificent starburst galaxy Messier 82

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Bursting with stars: Markarian 209, a blue compact dwarf galaxy, is captured in the middle of an int

Bursting with stars: Markarian 209, a blue compact dwarf galaxy, is captured in the middle of an intense burst of star formation, as seen in the light blue cloudy region in the top right corner. The dominant population of stars is under 3 million years old, compared with our 4.6 billion year-old sun. [Hubble/ESA]

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Space

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Supergiant star Gamma Cygni lies at the center of the Northern Cross, a famous asterism in the constellation of the Swan (Cygnus). Known by the proper name Sadr, the bright star also lies at the center of this gorgeous skyscape, featuring a complex of stars, dust clouds, and glowing nebulae along the plane of our Milky Way galaxy. The field of view spans over 3 degrees (six Full Moons) on the sky and includes emission nebula IC 1318 and open star cluster NGC 6910.

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Cartwheel Galaxy taken with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope

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The Shocking Behavior of a Speedy Star

The Shocking Behavior of a Speedy Star | NASA

Hubble Sees Spiral in Serpens

This new NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image shows a beautiful spiral galaxy known as PGC 54493, located in the constellation of Serpens (The Serpent). This galaxy is part of a galaxy cluster that has been studied by astronomers exploring an intriguing phenomenon known as weak gravitational lensing.

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War and Peace Nebula NASA Hubble Image Poster 24x36

A beautiful poster of NGC 6357, aka the War and Peace Nebula! Amazing star imagery from NASA's Hubble Telescope. Perfect for classrooms and astronomers! Fully licensed. Ships fast. 24x36 inches. Need

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