Latest Cygnus Loop Stories
Once a star, the Veil Nebula is now a twisted mass of shockwaves that appears to be six-times the size of our moon, but it sure is nice to look at – as demonstrated by a high-resolution image captured by the Hubble Space Telescope and released by the ESA on Monday.
Astronomers combine multiple images to create a wide-field mosaic of the Cygnus Loop, sure to be one of the best images produced this year.
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