This photo from the Hubble Space Telescope shows the heart of the Tarantula nebula, a region teeming with star formation. Photo courtesy of NASA.

Hubble Photo Shows Tarantula Nebula's Massive Stars

by / April 17, 2012

This photo from the Hubble Space Telescope shows the heart of the Tarantula nebula, a region packed with star formation. The image is a giant mosaic view released on April 17 to mark the Hubble Telescope's 22nd anniversary in space. 

 

Photo courtesy of NASA