this blank greeting card has a nasa telescope image of a free floating evaporating gaseous globule

Free-floating Evaporating Gaseous Globules - NASA Greeting Card

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This image, taken with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, depicts a special class of star-forming nursery known as Free-floating Evaporating Gaseous Globules, or frEGGs for short. 
  • 4.13" x 5.83" card plus white envelope
  • Silky, satin printed finish for vibrant colors and excellent tactile quality
  • Folded card, blank interior with uncoated surface for easily writing your own greeting
  • Made with sustainably sourced paper, designed by Circuit Breaker Labs, and printed in the USA

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starts to shine while still within the cool molecular cloud from which it formed, its energetic radiation can ionize the cloud’s hydrogen and create a large, hot bubble of ionized gas. Amazingly, located within this bubble of hot gas around a nearby massive star are the frEGGs: dark compact globules of dust and gas, some of which are giving birth to low-mass stars. The boundary between the cool, dusty frEGG and the hot gas bubble is seen as the glowing purple/blue edges in this fascinating image.
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