Carina Nebula

  • News HeadlinesHubble turns its gaze to the Carina Nebula

    Hubble turns its gaze to the Carina Nebula

    (ORDO NEWS) — This new image shows a small patch of the Carina Nebula, one of the Hubble Space Telescope’s most popular targets. The Carina Nebula (NGC 3372) is a huge cloud of gas and dust that contains several massive and bright stars. The mass of at least a dozen of them is 50-100 times the mass of our Sun. NGC 3372 is an emission nebula. The intense radiation emanating…