astronomyblog: Hubble Sees Pinwheel of Star Birth The arms…

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Hubble Sees Pinwheel of Star Birth

The arms of the Galaxy are coated with regions of formation of bright hydrogen pink stars, sets of newborn blue stars and obscure dust tracks that provide the raw material for future generations of stars.

Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)