NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory

Supernovas are the remnants of catastrophic explosions, and they are among the favorite targets of scientists who use Chandra, for good reason too. Supernovas and their remnants have proven to be extremely important in understanding topics ranging from the birth of our Solar System to the history and composition of the Universe itself.

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NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory

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Multimedia from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory, featuring animations of supernovas, galaxies, pulsars and more.

Website: chandra.harvard.edu
Mobile Site: chandra.harvard.edu/mobile/

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Multimedia from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory, featuring animations of supernovas, galaxies, pulsars and more.

Website: chandra.harvard.edu
Mobile Site: chandra.harvard.edu/mobile/

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