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Neutron Star - Cassiopeia A

Neutron Star - Cassiopeia A
Animated video of a the Cassiopeia Neutron Star and accompanying gas cloud, complements of NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and optical data from the Hubble Telescope.


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Rating: 2.9 / 5 (868 votes)
Posted by pdpete on February 25, 2011
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Posted by Tibor on February 25, 2011 at 9:12 pm
Very nice multiwave 3-D reconstruction of Cass A. Chandra's X-ray data, Spitzer's IR data plus ground based optical data was use in to make this visualization possible. Awesome find.
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