with This is the expanding remains of a massive star that exploded about 8000 years ago. Called the Veil Nebula the debris is one of the best-known supernova remnants deriving its name from its delicate draped filamentary
Goes High Def to Revisit the Iconic 'Pillars of Creation' This NASA Hubble Space Telescope image, taken in near-infrared light, transforms the pillars into eerie, wispy silhouettes, which are seen against a background of myriad stars.
Early this morning NASA launched an experiment to measure nitric oxide in the polar sky from the Poker Flat Research Range in Alaska. Staff photographer Jamie Adkins captured this amazing view. (via This Isn& Happiness)
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