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Images from NASA's Newest Camera

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Images from NASA's Newest Camera

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Images from NASA's Newest Camera

Images from NASA's Newest Camera

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The first colorful and revealing cosmic images arrive from NASA's Space Infrared Telescope Facility. This is the fourth of the space agency's major observatories, which include the Hubble telescope, the Chandra X-Ray Observatory and the Compton Gamma Ray Observatory. NPR's Richard Harris reports.