Astronomy with Herschel

Herschel is set to revolutionise our understanding of the Universe. Herschel's main objective is to study relatively cool objects across the Universe; in particular, the formation and evolution of stars and galaxies and the relationship between the two.

SPIRE images of galaxies M66 and M74Herschel SPIRE/PACS image of the Rosette Nebula

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