|Nebula IC 1396 by space photographer J-P Metsävainio.|
This stunning 3D GIF animation of Nebula IC 1396 in the Cepheus Constellation was created by "Astro Anarchy" space photographer J-P Metsävainio. It is truly mesmerizing and beautiful to look at.
For more of Metsävainio's remarkable images of space, please visit his blog, Astro Anarchy.
With NASA's valiant Voyager 1 spacecraft, originally launched in 1977, about to leave the solar system and enter a new zone of outer space and the Milky Way, who knows what we will learn?
Our cosmos is an astounding and humbling place - and our lives unfold within it (most likely in more dimensions than we know), although many of us rarely stop to think about that.