Stunning images reveal stellar nurseries

NASA's Hubble telescope shines a light into the farthest reaches of the universe.

The blue and orange swirls in the Great Barred Spiral Galaxy, 60 million lightyears away, show us where stars have just formed.


Strong winds and ultraviolet radiation create this fantasy-like landscape in the stellar nursery of the Carina Nebula, 7,500 lightyears away.