Cat"s Eye Nebula seen in 3D

Researchers have created the first computer-generated three-dimensional model of the Cat's Eye Nebula, revealing a pair of symmetric rings encircling the nebula's outer shell. The rings' symmetry suggests they were formed by a precessing jet, providi.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailSep 21st, 2022

Webb telescope captures Ring Nebula in gorgeous detail

The James Webb Space Telescope has just served up a couple more sublime images, this time showing the Ring Nebula in astonishing detail......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2023

This Gatorade-sized 100-inch portable projector is $240 today

The Anker Nebula Capsule is a super portable projector that's still pretty powerful. Here's why you need it while it's on sale......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 19th, 2023

Ryugu asteroid origins in the solar nebula decoded by carbonates

Japan's Aerospace Exploration Agency sent the Hayabusa2 spacecraft to 162173 Ryugu in 2019, an asteroid in orbit near Earth that is comprised of rocky fragments originating from a larger parent body. Multiple rovers brought samples from the asteroid'.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsAug 15th, 2023

James Webb telescope captures the gorgeous Ring Nebula in stunning detail

A new image from the James Webb Space Telescope shows the stunning Ring Nebula -- a gorgeous structure of dust and gas located in the constellation of Lyra......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 7th, 2023

James Webb Space Telescope captures stunning images of the Ring Nebula

NASA's James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) has recorded breathtaking new images of the iconic Ring Nebula, also known as Messier 57......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2023

This 100-inch smart portable projector is 20% off at Amazon

Super portable yet packing some great features, the Anker Nebula Capsule is the ideal projector for beginners and it's on sale at Amazon......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 21st, 2023

This star shredded its companion to create a stunning double-lobed nebula

Nebulae are some of the most beautiful structures to be found in space. A new image from the Gemini South telescope shows an usual double-lobed nebula......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 16th, 2023

Stellar cradles and graves observed in farthest galaxy ever

New observations using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) have distinguished the sites of star formation and a possible site of star death from the surrounding nebula in a galaxy 13.2 billion light-years away. This is the farthes.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 14th, 2023

Rare, double-lobe nebula resembles overflowing cosmic "jug"

The glowing nebula IC 2220, nicknamed the Toby Jug Nebula owing to its resemblance to an old English drinking vessel, is a rare astronomical find. This reflection nebula, located about 1200 light-years away in the direction of the constellation Carin.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 13th, 2023

Stunning nebula 15,000 light-years away imaged by VLT Survey Telescope

A gorgeous new image of a distant nebula has been captured by the European Southern Observatory (ESO)'s VLT Survey Telescope......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 29th, 2023

"Smiling cat" Sh2-284 nebula captured in new image

This cloud of orange and red, part of the Sh2-284 nebula, is shown here in spectacular detail using data from the VLT Survey Telescope, hosted by the European Southern Observatory (ESO). This nebula is teeming with young stars, as gas and dust within.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 27th, 2023

James Webb detects important molecule in the stunning Orion nebula

The molecule, called methyl cation, is important for the development of the complex carbon-based molecules on which life depends......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 27th, 2023

Anker’s new Nebula Mars 3 projector is impressively bright and outdoor ready

Anker has announced today that preorders are open for its Nebula Mars 3 portable outdoor smart projector, which boasts 1,000 lumens and a 5-hour battery......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 13th, 2023

The Tarantula Nebula shouldn"t be forming stars. What"s going on?

The Tarantula Nebula is a star formation region in the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC). Tarantula is about 160,000 light-years away and is highly luminous for a non-stellar object. It's the brightest and largest star formation region in the entire Local.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 13th, 2023

New observatory instrument sets its sights on Turtle Nebula

A new instrument for studying a web of filaments that connects galaxies across the universe has captured its first image, a milestone known in astronomy as "first light." The Keck Cosmic Reionization Mapper (KCRM) at the W.M. Keck Observatory atop Ma.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 12th, 2023

Photographer uses 4-hour exposure to capture a hidden nebula in stunning detail

Photographer uses 4-hour exposure to capture a hidden nebula in stunning detail.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated NewsMay 24th, 2023

Image of darkness and light shows new stars being born in Lupus 3 nebula

A gorgeous new image of a nebular 500 light-years away gives a peek into the process of star formation......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2023

MeerKAT radio telescope catches a "Mini Mouse" in the sky

Using the MeerKAT radio telescope, European astronomers have serendipitously discovered a new radio nebula during observations of the black hole binary GRS 1915+105. The newfound object, dubbed "the Mini Mouse," is a young radio pulsar escaping its b.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 17th, 2023

Hubble celebrates its 33rd birthday with stunning nebula image

Nebula NGC 1333 is a busy stellar nursery, with new stars forming among the cloud of dust and gas located 960 light-years away......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 20th, 2023

NASA’s IXPE mission gets an X-ray view of the famous Crab Nebula

A NASA X-ray instrument has provided a new view of one of astronomy's most beautiful objects, the Crab Nebula......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 12th, 2023