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The Seven Sisters, also known as the Pleiades, seem to float on a bed of feathers in a new infrared image from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope. Clouds of dust sweep around the stars, swaddling them in a cushiony veil.
Word of the Day
- A small wooded valley; a dell.
- The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.