Latest Herschel Images Stories
In 1995, the Hubble Space Telescope's 'Pillars of Creation' image of the Eagle Nebula became one of the most iconic images of the 20th century. Now, two of ESA's orbiting observatories have shed new light on this enigmatic star-forming region.
Herschelâ€™s latest image reveals the formation of previously unseen large stars, each one up to ten times the mass of our Sun.
Herschel has peered inside an unseen stellar nursery and revealed surprising amounts of activity.
- totally perplexed and mixed up.