Contact: Lynn Chandler
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Caption: This huge Hubble Space Telescope mosaic, spanning a width of 600 light-years, shows a star factory of more the 800,000 stars being born. The stars are embedded inside the Tarantula Nebula.
Credit: NASA, ESA, and E. Sabbi/STScI
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