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The new Hubble photo of the pillars of creation is sharper than the original, and also has...

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Nasa marks 50 years of space photography - in pictures

A dying star throws a cosmic tantrum in this combined image from Nasa's Spitzer Space Telescope and the Galaxy Evolution Explorer. The star's dusty outer layers are unraveling into space, glowing from the intense ultraviolet radiation being pumped out by the hot stellar core. This object, called the Helix nebula, lies 650 light years away in the constellation of Aquarius

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Twelve jaw-droppingly beautiful pictures of space

(Picture: Nasa, ESA and the Hubble Heritage Team) A pair of interacting galaxies called Arp 273. Nasa believes the smaller galaxy has passed through the larger one, causing the ripple effect.

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Ring of Fire. A picture taken by NASA of the Northern Lights from space.

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A pre-flight CT scan of a NASA A7L spacesuit, the type of suit worn during the Apollo missions. These scans were apparently taken to ensure that there were no pins or needle points accidentally left in the apparel that could puncture the pressure suite.

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from Washington Post

Stunning new picture of the Pillars of Creation

The Pillars of Creation Nebula - Twenty years after the initial iconic photo was taken, the Hubble telescope returns for a high-def shot.

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from MNN - Mother Nature Network

8 images of galaxies far, far away

NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has imaged a wild creature of the dark -- a coiled galaxy with an eye-like object at its center.

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See how NASA's new mega rocket, the Space Launch System, measures up for deep space missions in this SPACE.com infographic.
from AL.com

Wondering how NASA's big new rocket compares? Check this cool graphic

See how NASA's new mega rocket, the Space Launch System, measures up for deep space missions in this SPACE.com infographic.

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from NASA

Ceres' Geological Activity, Ice Revealed in New Research

A lonely 3-mile-high (5-kilometer-high) mountain on Ceres is likely volcanic in…

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