Hubblecast 09: Extreme star cluster bursts into life!

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The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured a spectacular image of NGC 3603, a giant nebula hosting one of the most prominent massive young clusters in the Milky Way. This is a splendid location for continued studies of stellar birth in star forming regions.

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Credit:

ESA/Hubble (M. Kornmesser & L. L. Christensen)

Presented by: Dr Joe Liske (Dr J)
Narration: Dr. Robert Fosbury
Design: Martin Kornmesser
Web Technical Support: Lars Holm Nielsen, Raquel Yumi Shida
Cinematographer: Peter Rixner (www.perix-media-gmbh.de)
Script: Lars Lindberg Christensen, Will Gater
Director: Lars Lindberg Christensen

About the Video

Id:heic0715a
Release date:2 October 2007, 15:00
Related releases:heic0715
Duration:06m 12s

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Type:• X - Stars Images/Videos
• X - Star Clusters Images/Videos
• X - Nebulae Images/Videos
• X - HD Videos
• X - Hubblecast Videos

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