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Sunday, August 14, 2011

The Space Necklace


Did you hear about the photograph taken by the Hubble Space Telescope of bling in outer space?


The Necklace Nebula is located 15,000 light-years away in the constellation Sagitta (the Arrow). This composite image was taken on July 2, 2011 by the Hubble Space Telescope's Wide Field Camera 3.
CREDIT: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA) 
You can read about this amazing photograph of the Necklace Nebula at Space.com or at NASA.gov.

I heard about it from my husband Mike, who is always looking for articles and items (in this world and beyond) related to jewelry that he thinks will interest me.
Enjoy your Sunday!

3 comments:

Azure Islands Designs said...

Beautiful "necklace"...nice that your husband would point it out to you!

Enjoy the day...
Cheers

Shel said...

wow - beautiful. It really does look like a necklace. A big 'blingy' one, too!! :)

Almost Precious said...

Lovely. Guess even Mother Nature needs to have her bling. :D

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