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coopman
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New Hubble Shot of Horsehead Nebula new
      #5813929 - 04/21/13 08:02 PM

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-205_162-57580510/hubble-telescope-takes-stunning-...

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star drop
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Re: New Hubble Shot of Horsehead Nebula new [Re: coopman]
      #5814070 - 04/21/13 09:11 PM

It looks more like a hydra than a horses head.

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The Planetman
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Re: New Hubble Shot of Horsehead Nebula new [Re: star drop]
      #5814230 - 04/21/13 10:01 PM

What blows my mind even more are all the galaxies that are visible....including the ones that are visible "through" the nebula!

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Re: New Hubble Shot of Horsehead Nebula new [Re: The Planetman]
      #5814263 - 04/21/13 10:13 PM

wow--nice one, thanks! I love the background galaxies too.

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Re: New Hubble Shot of Horsehead Nebula new [Re: george golitzin]
      #5814316 - 04/21/13 10:30 PM

here is a nice vid showing it also. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jr0lkUwOULQ

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Re: New Hubble Shot of Horsehead Nebula new [Re: buddyjesus]
      #5814443 - 04/22/13 12:09 AM



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Re: New Hubble Shot of Horsehead Nebula new [Re: The Planetman]
      #5820821 - 04/24/13 09:05 PM

Quote:

What blows my mind even more are all the galaxies that are visible....including the ones that are visible "through" the nebula!




Those galaxies could have planets and life. Perhaps one could be the Star Wars galaxy.

Edited by Ptarmigan (04/24/13 09:06 PM)


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Re: New Hubble Shot of Horsehead Nebula [Re: coopman]
      #5821315 - 04/25/13 05:57 AM

WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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