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Pillars of Creation - Universe Today
[/caption] The pillars of creation are a part of the emission nebula, or H II region, M16 (also called the Eagle Nebula). The iconic Hubble Space Telescope image shown here was taken on April Fool’s Day, 1995, using the WFPC2 camera (you can tell it’s that camera from the W-shaped bite taken out of it). … Continue reading "Pillars of Creation"