Fly into the birthplace of a massive star

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This is a short animation based on Hubble images and other data that shows what it would be like to fly up to Sharpless 2-106, a huge cosmic gas cloud where a massive star is being born. The star blows out twin beams of material that are carving gigantic cavities into the gas.

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