something nice to gape at…

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has revisited the famous Pillars of Creation, revealing a sharper and wider view of the structures in this visible-light image… Astronomers combined several Hubble exposures to assemble the wider view. The towering pillars 6.500 light-years away are about 5 light-years tall.

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