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  ESO’s VLT reveals the Carina Nebula's hidden secrets

ESO’s VLT reveals the Carina Nebula's hidden secrets
Image credit: ESO/T. Preibisch

Uploader comment: This broad panorama of the Carina Nebula, a region of massive star formation in the southern skies, was taken in infrared light using the HAWK-I camera on ESO’s Very Large Telescope. Many previously hidden features, scattered across a spectacular celestial landscape of gas, dust and young stars, have emerged.

   

 
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