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Florida teen captures 28 Burmese pythons, gets top prize
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Florida teen captures 28 Burmese pythons, gets top prize

MIAMI (AP) — A 19-year-old South Florida man captured 28 Burmese pythons during a 10-day competition that was created to increase awareness about the threats the invasive snakes pose to the state’s ecology. Matthew Concepcion was among the 1,000 participants from 32 states, Canada and Latvia who participated in the annual challenge, which removed 231...

James Webb telescope captures new view of famed Pillars of Creation
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James Webb telescope captures new view of famed Pillars of Creation

As if the Pillars of Creation could get any more iconic. NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope has captured a fresh view of a famed celestial sight: the stunning star-forming region known as the Pillars of Creation. The image, teeming with newborn stars and revealing new details of the region’s haunting spires of dust and gas,...

Hubble captures a tempestous pair of Herbig-Haro objects
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Hubble captures a tempestous pair of Herbig-Haro objects

This week’s image from the Hubble Space Telescope shows Herbig-Haro objects, a pair or objects captured by Hubble’s Wide Field Camera 3 instrument. The camera took the image using 11 different filters spread across the visible light, infrared, and ultraviolet wavelengths, allowing researchers to observe different features. This pair of Herbig-Haro objects is located 1,250...

New Photo Book Captures Energy, Elegance of Karl Lagerfeld’s Shows for Chanel – WWD
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New Photo Book Captures Energy, Elegance of Karl Lagerfeld’s Shows for Chanel – WWD

How to unpack Karl Lagerfeld’s far-reaching impact on fashion, the luxury business, pop culture and the people close to him? It takes a village, and more than three years after the German designer’s death, filmmakers, writers, curators and photographers are working furiously to cast light on different facets of his career and personal life. Coming...

Webb telescope captures stunning image of Pillars of Creation
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Webb telescope captures stunning image of Pillars of Creation

The James Webb Space Telescope has done it again, releasing another stunning image of the iconic Pillars of Creation.  The Eagle Nebula landscape shows new stars forming 6,500 light-years away, amidst dense clouds of gas and dust.  In the center, the three-dimensional pillars are made up of cool interstellar gas and dust, appearing semi-transparent in...

NASA Webb telescope captures new image of ‘Pillars of Creation’
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NASA Webb telescope captures new image of ‘Pillars of Creation’

Comment on this story Comment NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope has captured a new view of an iconic cosmic site: the region known as the “Pillars of Creation,” where stars are born. The U.S. space agency’s Hubble Space Telescope first photographed the structure in 1995, revealing its columns of gas and dust in the Eagle...

Pillars of Creation: James Webb Space Telescope captures new image
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Pillars of Creation: James Webb Space Telescope captures new image

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN  —  The James Webb Space Telescope captured a highly detailed snapshot of the so-called Pillars of Creation, a vista of three looming towers made of interstellar dust and gas that’s speckled with newly formed...

NASA Webb telescope captures new image of ‘Pillars of Creation’
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NASA Webb telescope captures new image of ‘Pillars of Creation’

Comment on this story Comment NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope has captured a new view of an iconic cosmic sight: The region known as the “Pillars of Creation,” where stars are born. The U.S. space agency’s Hubble Space Telescope first photographed the structure in 1995, revealing its columns of gas and dust in the Eagle...

NASA’s Webb Telescope Captures ‘Pillars of Creation’ in Eye-Popping Detail
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NASA’s Webb Telescope Captures ‘Pillars of Creation’ in Eye-Popping Detail

NASA’s most eagle-eyed observatory so far has done it again. The James Webb Space Telescope has returned an image of the iconic “Pillars of Creation” in infrared light that’s the sharpest, most detailed portrait of the spectacular star-forming region ever seen. The ethereal scene captures translucent columns of cool interstellar gas and dust punctuated by...