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NASA's Hubble Telescope Finds Giant Green Blob in Outer Space

On Monday, the American Astronomical Society hosted a meeting at which NASA revealed a photo of a giant, green, and glowing blob detected by the Hubble Space Telescope in a remote part of outer space. The blob is reportedly giving birth to new stars as parts of itself collapse and pressure causes stars to form in a location within the universe where stars don't generally form.

The blob was initially discovered in 2007 and dubbed Hanny's Voorwerp, after the Dutch teacher Hanny van Arkel. The blob is approximately equivalent in size to the Milky Way, 650 million light years from Earth.

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