The Ring Nebula has always been a beautiful sight to behold through a telescope or in books on astronomy, but until recently we were only seeing part of the greater whole. Now thanks to the combined ‘powers’ of the Hubble Space Telescope and several ground-based telescopes, we have a much more detailed view of the actual complex structure of the Ring Nebula.
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The Mighty Ring [YouTube]
- Published 05/27/13