EXPLORING THE UNIVERSE

FIVE SPECTACULAR NASA SPACE IMAGES YOU MUST SEE

Published By Kanav Khanduja | 20 Jun, 2024
NASA Stands for National Aeronautics and Space Administration. It is a US government agency with a focus on space exploration.
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NASA often share pictures of the cosmos. These pictures have scientific significance but are also quite beautiful.
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Here are 5 pictures of  space taken by NASA's telescopes: 
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Messier 94

A spiral galaxy approximately 16 million light years away and a part of the Canes Venatici constellation.
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UGC 1810

A large spiral galaxy that is distorted by the gravity of a smaller galaxy nearby leading to its spiral shape.
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NGC 3132

Known as the Southern Ring Nebula, this is gas and dust collected around a dying star 2500 light years away.
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SN 1006

The aftermath of a supernova 1000 years ago at a distance of 7000 light years.
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Messier 78

A bright star formation is at the center of the picture called Messier 78 which is surrounded by gas and dust.
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