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Messier Monday: The Lagoon Nebula, M8

“I hate that expression, ‘fusion.’ What it means to me is this movement where nothing ever really fused.” –Wayne Kramer Welcome to another Messier Monday, where each week, I pick one of the 110 Messier Objects — deep-sky objects catalogued to avoid confusion for comet hunters — to highlight and detail. This week, I’d like…