NGC 7049 in the constellation of Indus. A family of globular clusters appears as glittering spots dusted around the galaxy halo. The dust lanes, which appear as a lacy web, are dramatically back-lit by the millions of stars in the halo of NGC 7049
The universe is a wondrous place. The first point is catchy, but not strictly correct. Complex atoms that constitute part of your substance had to be created in late-stage stellar collapse, sometimes in stars several generations old.
Cotton Candy Nebula - The nebula known as complete with sparkly star clusters embedded in fluffy pink clouds of gas. This exceptionally energetic star-forming region, also known as the Bean Nebula, extends over light-years in the Large Magellanic Cloud.
A stunning rare case of a triple merger of galaxies. This system, which astronomers have dubbed 'The Bird' - albeit it also bears resemblance with a cosmic Tinker Bell - is composed of two massive spiral galaxies and a third irregular galaxy.