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December 5, 2011 09:00 AM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2011-39

Fastest Rotating Star Found in Neighboring Galaxy

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Artist's View of Fastest Spinning Star VFTS 102 Image Type: Artwork Artist's View of Fastest Spinning Star VFTS 102PRC2011-39a Artist's Concept
Formation of a Fast-Rotating Star Image Type: Illustration Formation of a Fast-Rotating StarPRC2011-39b
Ground-based Image of Tarantula Nebula Image Type: Astronomical/Annotated Ground-based Image of Tarantula Nebula