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Helix Nebula

The Helix Nebula is a large planetary nebula located in the constellation Aquarius. Discovered by Karl Ludwig Harding, probably before 1824, it’s one of the closest to the Earth of all the bright planetary nebulae discovered.The distance estimated is about 700 light-years. 36 more words

Helix Nebula

Under the Eye of God

Helix Nebula

(picture taken by the Spitzer space telescope—2007)


But I will exult and rejoice in your salvation,

because you have seen my affliction… 1,177 more words