Hubble Captures Stars Going Out in Style

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Duration: 2 minutes, 2 seconds

Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope imaged four different planetary nebulae in the Milky Way Galaxy. The images reveal how the glowing gas ejected from these dying Sun-like stars forms colorful and intricate shapes over time.

Features, Nebulae, Planetary Nebulae


NASA, ESA, and M. Estacion (STScI)

Publication: September 11, 2007

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