Discover the cosmos!
Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is
featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer.
M1: The Crab Nebula from Hubble
J. Hester, A. Loll (ASU)
This is the mess that is left when a star explodes.
The Crab Pulsar rotates about 30 times each second.
Tomorrow’s picture: path to the castle to the stars
Authors & editors:
Jerry Bonnell (UMCP)
NASA Official: Phillip Newman
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