Hubble has captured a stunning photo of a baby star in close proximity to both a light nebula and a dark nebula overlapping.
Ever wanted to hold a nebula in your hands? Well now you can thanks to plans from NASA. Warning: It kind of looks like two molars stuck together.
The Hubble Space Telescope returns the highest-resolution images ever captured of Messier 57, also known as the Ring Nebula. They reveal a structure that until now was just theory.
New images from NASA's Hubble telescope reveal that the Ring Nebula is more complex than we knew. It's not a bagel, but a jelly doughnut.
This new image puts the famous hydrogen-dust cloud in an ethereal light, revealing the horse rearing its head above cosmic whitecaps.
The Hubble can only take images in black and white. Does this mean its gorgeous full-colour photos are "fake"? Well, actually... no.
Check out yet another beautiful image of the Carina Nebula, this time taken by the European Southern Observatory.
NASA has launched an interactive map of the Milky Way galaxy, constructed over the course of 10 years from more than 2 million infrared images from the Spitzer Space Telescope.
NASA offers up wispy images of three dying stars to show how space generates its own ghosts.
From galaxies to moonrises, the Astronomy Photographer of the Year images offer stunning views of the universe.