(Picture: Nasa, ESA, and The Hubble Heritage Team STScI/AURA) The Carina Nebula is a cloud of dust, hydrogen, helium and other gases around 7,500 light years away from Earth. In this picture the oxygen is blue, hydrogen and nitrogen are green and sulphur red.
Galaxy Cluster Gas Creates Hole in Microwave Background
Moon shown in highest resolution yet in image made of 32,000 pictures
Phobos: Doomed Moon of Mars (Oct 28 2012) Image Credit: HiRISE, MRO, LPL (U. Arizona), NASA Explanation: This moon is doomed. Mars, the red planet named for the Roman god of war, has two tiny moons, Phobos and Deimos, whose names are derived from the Greek for Fear and Panic. These martian moons may well be captured asteroids originating in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter or perhaps from even more distant reaches of the Solar System. (...) #Mars #space