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Hubble reveals NGC 2440 This image of NGC 2440 shows the colourful "last hurrah" of a star like our Sun.

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The Flaming Star Nebula (IC 405)

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from The Huffington Post

LOOK: This Is What The Birth Of A Star Looks Like

IRAS 14568-6304, The young star is a particularly spectacular sight since it has a protostellar jet. This tail-like formation beneath the star is composed of remnants of gas and dust from the parent cloud that gave birth to the star. | Image credit: NASA/Hubble.

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This is best Star Wars Clip Art #5533 Star Wars Image Blog Clipart Free Clip Art Images for your project or presentation to use for personal or commersial.

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A Hubble Space Telescope image of the R136 super star cluster, near the center of the 30 Doradus Nebula, also known as the Tarantula Nebula or NGC 2070.

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No wonder that when we do "collapse" it is so dramatic and painful. But, oh-- when we RISE we are reminded that we are made of stars.

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Moon Meets Morning Star (Aug 24 2012) Image Credit & Copyright: Kwon, O Chul (TWAN) Explanation: Rising in the dark hours before dawn, wandering Venus now shines as the brilliant morning star. Its close conjunction with the Moon on August 13 was appreciated around planet Earth. But skygazers in eastern Asia were also treated to a lunar occultation, the waning crescent Moon passing directly in front of the bright planet in still dark skies. #astronomy

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Astronomers find dead star destroying a planet 10/21/15 “This is something no human has seen before,” said astronomer Andrew Vanderburg “We’re watching a solar system being destroyed.”

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