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Some Stars and Nebulae in Orion

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Lambda Orionis Nebula
The Lambda Orionis Nebula is a vast bubble of gas, 100 light years across, blown out into interstellar space by generations of short lived giant and supergiant stars that have lived out their, short, violent lives inside the nebula.