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Cat's Paw Nebula "Littered" with Baby Stars

5 Jun 2013, 16:54 UTC
Cat's Paw Nebula "Littered" with Baby Stars

June 05, 2013: Most skygazers recognize the Orion Nebula, one of the closest stellar nurseries to Earth. Although it makes for great views in backyard telescopes, the Orion Nebula is far from the most prolific star-forming region in our galaxy.

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