ESO Releases Image of Aftermath of Large Star's Explosive Death

Chris K

Chris K

Chris K
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The aftermath of a large star's explosive death is seen in an image released on Monday by the European Southern Observatory, showing immense filaments of brightly shining gas that was blasted into space during the supernova. Before exploding at the end of its life cycle, the star is believed to have had a mass at least eight times greater than our sun. It was located ...

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