There are many worlds and many systems of Universes existing all at the same time, all of them perishable.

— Anaximander 546 BC

Orion Nebula

Orion Nebula

NGC 1976:    151 Ha images combined, false color, crop image, taken from Whiting, NJ,  January 5, 2010 at  00:30 am. following a night of observation and imaging of M81