>The Cats Eye Nebula

From the Astronomy Picture of the Day: (Click photo for bigger image)

“Three thousand light-years away, a dying star throws off shells of glowing gas. This image from the Hubble Space Telescope reveals the Cat’s Eye Nebula to be one of the most complex planetary nebulae known. In fact, the features seen in the Cat’s Eye are so complex that astronomers suspect the bright central object may actually be a binary star system.”

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Posted on November 12, 2006, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. >I’m an atheist, however, whenever AJStrata comes across a spaceshot he likes, he posts it and asks “how can anyone look into the sky’s only to find this, and NOT believe there is a god?”It’s the most compelling argument I’ve heard yet.

  2. >I know dude, all I have to do is watch some nature show and see how complicated and interlocking everything is.That does it for me.

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