Astronomers reconstruct the chaotic birth of a 2500-year-old nebula
And it's all thanks to the death of an Earth-sized star as well as a few 'innocent bystanders.'
| Dec 08, 2022 11:00 AM EST
Created: Dec 08, 2022 11:00 AM EST
Updated: Dec 08, 2022 11:00 AM EST
The southern ring nebula (nircam and miri images side by side).
NASA, ESA, CSA, and O. De Marco (Macquarie University). Image processing: J. DePasquale (STScI)