The world’s largest and most powerful space telescope has captured the iconic Pillars of Creation

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huge structures of gas and dust teeming with stars, according to NASA.

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According to NASA, the image is set within the vast Eagle Nebula, which lies 6,500 light years away from Earth.

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Handout photos from NASA on October 19, 2022, compare the James Webb Space Telescope’s near-infrared-light view of the Pillars of Creation

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compared to the Hubble's telescope 2014 wider view in visible light,

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compared to the Hubble's telescope 2014 wider view in visible light,

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The James Webb Space Telescope has taken its first shot of the gigantic gold

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copper and brown columns standing within the vast Eagle Nebula, 6,500 light years away from Earth,

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“By popular demand, we had to do the Pillars of Creation,” Klaus Pontoppidan, science programme manager at the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI), said on Twitter.

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