nebulas

The Butterfly Nebula Sure Looks Pretty

The Butterfly Nebula Sure Looks Pretty

There’s nothing gentle or delicate about this butterfly. Despite its pleasant appearance, the Butterfly Nebula has a dying star at its centre that has a temperature of 250,000C.

Space Dresses Up For Halloween, Too

Space Dresses Up For Halloween, Too

It figures that this close to Halloween, something wicked would show up in the stars. Astronomers can call this a nebula if they want; you and I both know that it’s a demon spawn of intergalactic proportions.