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Polar Ring Galaxy NGC 660

NGC 660 is featured in this cosmic snapshot. Over 40 million light-years away and swimming within the boundaries of the constellation Pisces, NGC 660’s peculiar appearance marks it as… 150 more words


The Calabash Nebula from Hubble

Fast expanding gas clouds mark the end for a central star in the Calabash Nebula. The once-normal star has run out of nuclear fuel, causing the central regions to contract into a… 124 more words


Cloud Swirls around Southern Jupiter from Juno

Juno just completed its fourth pass near Jupiter. Launched from Earth in 2011 and arriving at Jupiter just last July, robotic Juno concluded its latest… 124 more words


Melotte 15 in the Heart

Cosmic clouds form fantastic shapes in the central regions of emission nebula IC 1805. The clouds are sculpted by stellar winds and radiation from massive hot stars in the nebula’s… 106 more words


Peering from the shadows, the Saturn-facing hemisphere of tantalizing inner moon Enceladus poses in this Cassini spacecraft image. North is up in the dramatic scene… 95 more words


#OctPoWriMo Day 16 - Stars In Her Eyes

Stars In Her Eyes

The girl with stars in her eyes

Dreams next door

Of what, she doesn’t share

With this world

But I see myself reflected… 38 more words

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#OctPoWriMo Day 07 - Dance Among Stars

Dance Among Stars

I want to dance among stars

Become the questions

The meanings

The answers

I want to wander the skies

Define my horizons…

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