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Orion Nebula
A combined, false-color image of the central region of the Orion Nebula as seen by the Hubble Space Telescope and the Chandra X-ray Observatory (the blue and orange points). Astronomers used radio telescopes to study the nature of a powerful young star buried deep within the nebula.
Credit: X-ray: NASA/CXC/Penn State/E.Feigelson & K.Getman et al.; Optical: NASA/ESA/STScI/M. Robberto et al.)
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