Helix Nebula..oh my sweet Lord, how SPECTACULAR is this..my heart says it is  "the eye of God"   wow!!

ESO's Visible and Infrared Survey Telescope for Astronomy (VISTA) has captured this unusual view of the Helix Nebula (NGC in this space wallpaper. The Helix Nebula is a planetary nebula located 700 light-years away.

This object, called the Helix nebula, lies 650 light-years away in the constellation of Aquarius. Also known by the catalog number NGC 7293, it is a typical example of a class of objects called planetary nebulae. Discovered in the 18th century, these cosmic works of art were erroneously named for their resemblance to gas-giant planets.

This object, called the Helix nebula, lies 650 light-years away in the constellation of Aquarius. Also known by the catalog number NGC it is a typical example of a class of objects called planetary nebulae. Discovered in the century, these cosm

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The Helix Nebula is a large planetary nebula located in the constellation of Aquarius. Sometimes referred to as the “Eye of God”, it is one of the closest planetary nebula to Earth.

Known As "The Eye Of God" Some Believe It True - And It Is Completely Breathtaking

Olhos de Deus, the Eye of God Nebula, aka The Helix Nebula, (Helix, NGC is a large planetary nebula located in the constellation Aquarius.

La Nébuleuse Hélix a une poussière dans l'oeil, et c’est ce qui lui donne sa couleur rouge. L’étrange image du télescope spatial Spitzer montre le rayonnement infrarouge de la largement étudiée Nébuleuse Helix (NGC 7293), à peine à 700 années-lumière de nous dans la constellation du Verseau.

This infrared image from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope shows the Helix nebula, a cosmic starlet often photographed by amateur astronomers for its vivid colors and eerie resemblance to a giant eye. 36 / 40 Photo by Comets Kick up Dust in Helix Nebula;

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thedemon-hauntedworld: “ Helix Nebula Credit: Cosmos The Helix Nebula in the constellation of Aquarius lies about 700 light-years away. I have read that it is referred as *The Eye of God*

De Helix Nevelen in de constellatie van Aquarius.

Eye of the Cosmos taken from the Hubble Telescope. "The cosmos is within us. We're made of star-stuff. We are a way for the cosmos to know itself." — Carl Sagan -- WE ARE MADE OF STAR STUFF!

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