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New born stars nestled in Prawn Nebula 6000 light-years away discovered

Astronomers have taken a new photograph that shows a glowing jumble of gas clouds make up a huge stellar nursery nicknamed the Prawn Nebula, which is located 6,000 years ago.

Sep 19, 2013, 14:04 PM IST

Dying hot star photographed

Astronomers in Britain have taken the first pictures of one of the hottest stars in the Galaxy - a mysterious dying body that fascinates scientists.

Dec 04, 2009, 11:28 AM IST