This image from Nasa's Spitzer Space Telescope shows a stellar nursery containing thousand of young stars & developing protostars near the sword of the constellation Orion. I heart the Spitzer space telescope.
#DevilsTower National Monument in #Wyoming was established in 1906 by President Theodore Roosevelt as our nation’s first national monument. Known by generations of local tribes as Bear’s Lodge or Bear’s Tipi, the 867-foot tall butte got its current name through a mistaken translation in 1875. Day or night, it’s one of most dramatic natural features in the West. Photo by Rip Rippey (www.sharetheexperience.org). #findyourpark #usinterior
NGC Glowing Gas in the Milky Way A region of glowing gas in the Sagittarius arm of the Milky Way galaxy, NGC 3576 is located about light years from Earth. Such nebulas present a tableau of the drama of the evolution of massive stars, from the