Hubble Telescope Captures Dying Star

Hubble Telescope Captures Dying Star

Eta Carinae is a pair of stars approximately 7500 light years from Earth. The pair is dying and the Hubble telescope just captured some amazing images of the process. One such image is shown above. Keep in mind this isn’t happening now, it happened 7500 years ago, but we’re just seeing it now.

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