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NGC 1316 is a "radio galaxy," meaning that its black hole, fed on a robust diet of intergalactic matter, generates intense heat and radio waves potent enough to be measured by astronomers some 60 million light years away.

The Great Nebula in Carina   : In one of the brightest parts of...

NGC known as the Great Nebula in Carina, is home to massive stars and changing nebulas. The Keyhole Nebula (NGC the bright structure just above the image center, houses several of these massive stars and has itself changed its appearance.

NASA's Astronomy Picture Of The Day: Venus, Zodiacal Light, And The Galactic Center

NASA's Astronomy Picture Of The Day: Venus, Zodiacal Light, And The Galactic Center

Venus, Zodiacal Light, and the Galactic Center Image Credit & Copyright: Juergen Schmoll (Durham University, CfAI)

Bok globule - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Strangely glowing, floating dark clouds are silhouetted against nearby bright stars in a busy star-forming region viewed by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope

Emission Nebulae

science is beauty: Composite image (X-ray & optical) of the Rosette nebula, located about light years from Earth. More shocking that the one I posted here two years ago. Source: Rosette Nebula: The Heart of a Rose (Chandra X-ray Center)

This is called the Water Fall Nebula. You can find more info here.

Waterfall Nebula - So lovely. It looks like there's a woman at the base catching water and another looking at the waterfall.

Autumn Coloured Nebulea is so pretty

Exploring Universe: The Black Eyed Galaxy - also known as the Sleeping Beauty Galaxy ~ Amazing Shot!

"A close-up of the central region of the Orion nebula, taken with the Schulman Telescope at the Mount Lemmon SkyCenter. "

(via Wired) A look at the Orion nebula’s center, a cloud of gas and dust known as Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona