Star Forming Region Image Credit: GRANTECAN and IAC Explanation: Massive star IRS 4 is beginning to spread its wings. Born only about years ago, material streaming out from this newborn star has formed the nebula dubbed Sharpless Nebula
The glowing Trifid Nebula is revealed with near- and mid-infrared views from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope. The Trifid Nebula is a giant star-forming cloud of gas and dust located light-years away in the constellation Sagittarius.
Thor’s Helmet Nebula - NGC 2359 (also known as Thor's Helmet) is an emission nebula in the constellation Canis Major. The nebula is approximately light-years away and 30 light years in size. The central star is the Wolf-Rayet star HD 56925