3D Ring Nebula: Sun-Like Star Carcass' Best Look Yet | Video
By Steve Spaleta |
Helium (blue), hydrogen (red) and oxygen (green) emissions are derived from new Hubble Space Telescope data and used to create this three dimensional model. Found in the constellation of Lyra. Our Sun will share a similar fate in ~5 billion years.
credit : NASA, ESA, and G. Bacon, F. Summers, and Mary Estacion (STScI)