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Astronomy Cast

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Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

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Science & Medicine 37
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Astronomy Cast brings you a weekly fact-based journey through the cosmos.

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Ep. 111: Nebulae

October 20th, 2008

Episode 120 of 489 episodes

When you think about the best pictures in astronomy, almost every one is a nebula; the pillars of creation in the Eagle Nebula, or the complex Helix Nebula - or my personal favorite, the Ring Nebula. They're beautiful, wispy clouds of gas and dust that signify both the birth and death of stars. Today we give tribute to nebulae.

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