Complex organic molecules discovered in infant star system
Flaming Star Nebula, an emission/reflection nebula is 1,500 light years away in the constellation Auriga. It is 51 light years across.
A panoramic view of a region in the Auriga constellation reveals many celestial wonders.
Asteroid Spotted Passing in Front of Stunning Space CloudCredit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLAA new infrared image from NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) showcases the Tadpole nebula, a star-forming hub in the Auriga constellation about 12,000 light-years from Earth. The asteroid, 1719 Jens, left, tracks across the image, seen as a line of yellow-green dots in the boxes near center. A second asteroid was also observed cruising by, as highlighted in the boxes near the upper left.
Slice of the Milky Way near from Auriga Constellation | by Astro☆GuiGeek
Auriga constellation lies in the northern hemisphere. Its name means “the charioteer” in Latin. The constellation got this name because its major stars form a shape similar to that of the pointed helmet of a charioteer.
Auriga (constellation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Auriga is in the sky on my street at 00:30 these days (9/2/13), found easily by its brightest star, Capella. This star is very useful in finding the Pleiades, just to the right! This is the first time since I've seen them since I figured out what they were!