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RS Puppis puts on a spectacular light show

22 Dec 2013, 14:35 UTC
RS Puppis puts on a spectacular light show
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Credits: ESA/Hubble heic1323 The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has observed the variable star RS Puppis over a period of five weeks, showing the star growing brighter and dimmer as it pulsates. These pulsations have created a stunning example of a phenomenon known as a light echo, where light appears to reverberate through the murky environment […]

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