Cygnus system, Kepler 186F by Gregg Prescott, M.S. Editor, NASA's Kepler Space Telescope recently discovered an Earth-like planet orbiting a nearby star within the habitable zone of our galaxy. Kepler-186f is approx...

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Cygnus Constellation — Cygnus (the swan) is a northern constellation. It was one of Ptolemy’s 48 constellations, and is also one of the 88 modern constellations.

♥ Witch's Broom Nebula. How can we look at photos taken of outer space, and not be totally AWE STRUCK???

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Costellazione del Cigno - The Swan - Cygnus Constellation: DENEB Alpha Cygni

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NGC 2818, located in our neighbouring Large Magellanic Cloud, in a star-forming region near the Tarantula Nebula.

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Tulip Nebula, at least in the field seen from earth, is in close proximity to microquasar Cygnus X-1, site of one of the first suspected black holes. It is also called Sharpless 101 (Sh2-101) or the Cygnus Star Cloud because the nebula located in the constellation Cygnus.

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