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In a Different Light: The Eagle Nebula


Produced by the Space Telescope Science Institute, Office of Public Outreach, in collaboration with NASA’s Universe of Learning partners: IPAC, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, and Sonoma State University.

  • Ground-based Digitized Sky Survey image: ESO, Digitized Sky Survey 2, Davide De Martin

  • Herschel Space Telescope image: ESA, Herschel, PACS, SPIRE, Hill, Motte, HOBYS Key Programme 

  • Hubble Space Telescope images: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

  • Chandra X-ray Observatory image: NASA, CXC, U. Colorado, Linsky et al.

  • Multi-wavelength image: NASA, ESA, Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA), CXC, U. Colorado,  Linsky et al., and Zolt Levay (STScI)

Writing: Margaret W. Carruthers
Design: Dani Player
Science review lead: Dr. Brandon Lawton
Education lead: Tim Rhue
Additional editorial input from: Dr. Janice Lee, IPAC; Amelia Chapman, JPL; Dr. Kathleen Lestition and Kimberly Arcand, Chandra X-ray Center; Dr. Lynn Cominsky and Dr. Laura Peticolas, Sonoma State University
Music: APM


All narration is presented in text form within the video. In addition, a full transcript will be available in the Library in the near future. Check back soon!