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1st April 1995: An image taken via Hubble telescope entitled Pillars of Creation, depicting gaseous pillars in M16, the Eagle Nebula. These columns of hydrogen and dust act as incubators for new stars. (Photo by Space Frontiers/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

1st April 1995: An image taken via Hubble telescope entitled Pillars of Creation, depicting gaseous pillars in M16, the Eagle Nebula. These columns of hydrogen and dust act as incubators for new stars. (Photo by Space Frontiers/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)