Tarantula Nebula (image) Faculty of Physics University of Warsaw Share Print E-Mail 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 Share Print E-Mail 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.