Mar 11

Arachnophobes Beware: Hubble Snaps Close-up of the Tarantula

Source: ESA / Hubble

The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has produced an outstanding image of part of the famous Tarantula Nebula, a vast star-forming cloud of gas and dust in our neighbouring galaxy, the Large Magellanic Cloud. In this picture, we see a close-up of the Tarantula’s central region, glowing brightly with ionised gases and young stars. (read more)

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