Hubble Studies the Pillars of Creation
Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)
Published: January 5, 2015
Astronomers combined several Hubble Space Telescope images to create this view of the Pillars of Creation, which are about 5 light-years tall. The dark, finger-like feature at bottom right may be a smaller version of the giant pillars.
More information: https://hubblesite.org/contents/media/images/2015/01/3471-Image.html