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Hubble Eyes an Emitting Galaxy

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For this image, the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope turned its powerful eye toward an emission-line galaxy called NGC 3749. It lies over 135 million light-years away and is moderately luminous. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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Inspiring a New Generation of Astronauts

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Native American NASA Astronaut, John Herrington is pictured here with Lucasti and Caibiya Tsabetsaye in front of the NASA Artemis banner at the 2019 American Indian Science and Engineering Society’s National Conference. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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Black Hole Nurtures Baby Stars a Million Light-Years Away

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Black holes are famous for ripping objects apart, including stars. But now, astronomers have uncovered a black hole that may have sparked the births of stars over a mind-boggling distance, and across multiple galaxies. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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Glancing Back

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Just after its close flyby of Jupiter on Nov. 3, 2019, NASA's Juno spacecraft caught this striking view of Jupiter's southern hemisphere as the spacecraft sped away from the giant planet. This image captures massive cyclones near Jupiter's south pole, as well as the chaotic clouds of the folded filamentary region. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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‘Robot Hotel’ Launching to the International Space Station

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Robots need a place to stay in space, too. NASA is attaching a “robot hotel” to the outside of the International Space Station with the upcoming launch of the Robotic Tool Stowage (RiTS). (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 
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