An Eye on Things Cosmic


London A spectacular “cosmic eye” has been photographed in space by a telescope in Chile, showing a distant nebula in which Sunlike stars are burning themselves out.

The image of the Helix nebula, which lies 700 light years in the constellation Aquarius, was captured with the Wide Field Imager instrument at the European La Silla Observatory.

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Source: Mark Henderson Times on line.

3 thoughts on “An Eye on Things Cosmic

  1. dean

    Thanks for sharing with us!! How any one can view space and say…. it just happened, is beyond my understanding. How Great Thou Art!

    Good morning, Dean. The overarching theme of the earth, of space, of the cosmos–is surely the existence of God.


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