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Anne's Picture of the Day: Gas Cloud Hubble-X

May 31, 2013 Hubble-X, a glowing gas cloud in Barnard’s Galaxy Image Credit: C. R. O’Dell (Vanderbilt University) et al., NASA and The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA) Hubble-X, a glowing gas cloud of about 110 light-years across, is one of the most active star-forming regions within one of the Milky Way’s closest neighbors: the barred [continue reading]

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Anne's Picture of the Day: Gas Cloud Hubble-V

April 14, 2013 Hubble-V, a glowing gas cloud in Barnard’s Galaxy Image Credit: C. R. O’Dell (Vanderbilt) et al., L. Bianchi (JHU) et al., Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA), NASA and ESA Hubble-V is a glowing gas cloud of about 200 light-years across within Barnard’s Galaxy (NGC 6822), which is located some 1.6 million light-years away [continue reading]