First Images From WISE Released by NASA

WISE Infrared View of Star-Forming Region NGC 3603. Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA

The first images from NASA’s Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) were released this week.  Launched on Dec. 14, 2009, WISE’s mission to survey for unique objects in the infrared spectrum.   Since its launch, WISE has taken more than 250,000 photograph.   You can see all the WISE images released on NASA’s WISE page.

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