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Month in Space Pictures: Relive Cosmic Triumph and Tragedy
See a cosmic lighthouse, a tragic crash, a triumphant landing and other stellar images from November 2014.
This colorful image shows a cosmic lighthouse known as the Egg Nebula, which lies around 3,000 light-years from Earth. The image, taken with the Hubble Space Telescope, captures a brief but dramatic phase in the life of a Sun-like star.NASA/ESA/Hubble Heritage Team