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8 Hubble Images To Show Us All How Insignificant We All Are

Schuyler J. Dievendorf | 3 Sep 2014 16:16
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Inside of Taurus, the constellation, you can find the Crab Nebula. Interesting fact, this celestial body was also the site of a supernova recorded by astronomers in 1054, which isn't that hard considering that it's only about 6,500 light-years from Earth. The Crab Nebula hides, at its core, the Crab Pulsar, a 30 km wide neutron star that is spinning at 30 times a second.

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