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View Resource Symbiotic Star Blows Bubbles into Space

Recently released by the Space Telescope Science Institute (STSCI), this site features photos taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope of the "Southern Crab Nebula," a symbiotic combination of a red giant and white dwarf, creating the effect of an hourglass within an hourglass. Images are provided in .pdf, JPEG, and TIFF formats in several sizes, along with a text caption and annotated illustrations...