Comets Kick up Dust in Helix Nebula

NASA/JPL-Caltech/Univ.of Ariz.2007-02-12


Washington, DC, United States

This infrared image from NASA Spitzer Space Telescope shows the Helix nebula, a cosmic starlet often photographed by amateur astronomers for its vivid colors and eerie resemblance to a giant eye.


  • Title: Comets Kick up Dust in Helix Nebula
  • Creator: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Univ.of Ariz.
  • Date Created: 2007-02-12
  • Rights: JPL
  • Album: kboggs

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