Tarantula Nebula (image) Faculty of Physics University of Warsaw Caption This is the Tarantula Nebula (30 Doradus) in the Large Magellanic Cloud, imaged by the Hubble Space Telescope. It is here that stars with masses of 200-300 times that of our sun have recently been discovered. Credit Source: NASA, ESA, F. Paresce (INAF-IASF, Bologna, Italy), R. O'Connell (University of Virginia, Charlottesville), and the Wide Field Camera 3 Science Oversight Committee Usage Restrictions None Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.