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Apr 21, 2016 03:13 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
To celebrate its 26th year in space -- yes, twenty-six years! -- Hubble has gotten into the birthday spirit and captured a stunning portrait of the aptly-named 'Bubble Nebula.'
Mar 3, 2016 01:59 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
The disk that feeds a baby star has been precisely measured for the first time, revealing details that have, until now, remained a mystery.
Feb 24, 2016 02:22 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but this picture is worth tens of billions of stars.
Feb 3, 2016 01:58 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Astronomers have found a protoplanetary disk surrounding a young star with a rather chilly secret.
Jan 22, 2016 12:35 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
All good parties, no matter how good-natured, will inevitably leave behind some damage -- and this also rings true for young stars letting off some steam in a star-forming nebula.
Jan 6, 2016 08:40 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
NASA's infrared space telescopes have teamed together to seek out the heated glow created by the bow shocks from speedy 'runaway stars.'
Dec 17, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
Right in time for the release of the new 'Star Wars' movie, Hubble spies a young star with some very Jedi-like qualities.
Sep 25, 2015 03:51 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
These beautiful, shimmering tendrils of plasma are all that remain of an ancient massive star that, approximately 8,000 years ago, died and exploded as a supernova.
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