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The image above is a combination infrared image (obtained by the Midcourse Space Experiment, MSX) and (in pink and white) a Gamma-ray image obtained by the LAT of a massive region of star formation called Cygnus X. Cygnus X contains dozens of massive stars, along with remnants of exploded stars, a unique nearby region of massive star formation. Credit: NASA/DOE/LAT Collaboration and IPAC/MSX.

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