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Portraits of the Orion Nebula

The Hubble Space Telescope has dedicated a lot of time to admiring the famous Orion Nebula.
When it was launched in 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope had a flaw in its 2.4-meter mirror that prevented it from viewing the universe as astronomers intended. But since its repair in 1993 by spacewalking astronauts, Hubble has captured many magnificent and unforgettable portraits of the universe. One of its most common targets is the famed Orion Nebula. Visible to the naked eye, it is one of the brightest emission nebula in the sky and is a hotbed of star formation containing ionized gas, youn...

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