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Pickering's Triangle, APOD 7/1/2008

PostPosted: 01 Jul 2008, 15:05
by mxsquid
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Named after Edward Charles Pickering.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Charles_Pickering

not to be confused with William Hayward Pickering who headed up JPL in the 60's and early 70's

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Hayward_Pickering

More on the star that exploded into a SuperNova 7500 years ago.

http://www.coolscifi.com/forums/showthread.php?t=196867