Helix 3-D Animation

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Duration: 50 seconds

Animation highlighting the morphology of the Helix planetary nebula and the creation of planetary knots.

Hubble Telescope, Illustrative, Nebulae, Observations, Planetary Nebulae


Animation Credit: NASA, The Hubble Helix Team and G. Bacon (STScI)

Publication: May 9, 2003

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