Spitzer Space Telescope unveils never-before-seen star

Date:6 March 2013 Tags:, , ,

This Spitzer image transforms a dark cloud into a silky translucent veil, revealing the stellar winds from an otherwise hidden newborn star called HH46-IR. Spitzer’s remarkable capacity to peer through cosmic dust allowed it to unveil this never-before-seen star.

Image credit: Nasa/JPL-Caltech

 

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