horsehead nebula.

nasa is at it again! these guys keep putting out more images of outer space that is exciting no matter how many times you see it!

to celebrate its 23rd year in orbit, the nasa/esa hubble space telescope has released a stunning new image of one of the most distinctive objects in our skies: the horsehead nebula. this image shows the nebula in a whole new light, capturing plumes of gas in the infrared and revealing a beautiful, delicate structure that is normally obscured by dust.