The Seagull Nebula spreads its wings across 100 light-years

This beautiful image is an up-close look at one of the universe's best examples of pareidolia: the Seagull Nebula, also known as the Parrot Nebula or Eagle Nebula, depending on your ornithological preference. Point is, this is one gargantuan bird. » 3/08/12 6:13pm 3/08/12 6:13pm