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Cosmic Bullet Fired by Exploding Star
Space.Com ^ | 05/24/2010 | Space.com

Posted on 05/25/2010 10:40:05 AM PDT by Frenchtown Dan

A bullet-shaped object can be seen rocketing out of the huge explosion from a dying star in a new image taken by a powerful X-ray space telescope.

The new image from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory shows N49, the aftermath of a supernova explosion in the Large Magellanic Cloud, a dwarf galaxy that neighbors our own Milky Way.

(Excerpt) Read more at space.com ...


TOPICS: Miscellaneous
KEYWORDS: astronomy; catastrophism; velikovsky; xplanets
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1 posted on 05/25/2010 10:40:06 AM PDT by Frenchtown Dan
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To: KevinDavis

Ping.


2 posted on 05/25/2010 10:42:45 AM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four fried chickens and a coke)
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To: Frenchtown Dan

Did that star have a permit?


3 posted on 05/25/2010 10:43:09 AM PDT by jessduntno (Kagan...Filly-bust-her. Bork her. Bork her hard. She needs it.)
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To: Frenchtown Dan

Liberals dismayed, call for cosmic gun control.


4 posted on 05/25/2010 10:44:17 AM PDT by Noumenon ("Upon what meat doth this our Caesar feed, that he has grown so great?" - Julius Caesar)
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To: Frenchtown Dan

genesis


5 posted on 05/25/2010 10:46:50 AM PDT by silverleaf
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To: jessduntno

Don need no steenking permits!!


6 posted on 05/25/2010 10:47:00 AM PDT by Frenchtown Dan
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To: Noumenon; Squantos; Eaker

Don’t worry. It’s just Squantos and Eaker playing with a little something they cooked up.


7 posted on 05/25/2010 10:48:33 AM PDT by Lurker (The avalanche has begun. The pebbles no longer have a vote.)
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To: Lurker

You know, it’s all fun and games until somone puts their eye out.


8 posted on 05/25/2010 10:55:33 AM PDT by Noumenon ("Upon what meat doth this our Caesar feed, that he has grown so great?" - Julius Caesar)
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To: Frenchtown Dan

Space roller coaster


9 posted on 05/25/2010 11:07:00 AM PDT by mountainlion (concerned conservative.)
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To: Lurker; Noumenon; Squantos; humblegunner
Don’t worry. It’s just Squantos and Eaker playing with a little something they cooked up.

About all I remember was telling Squantos not to whack it with a stick!

10 posted on 05/25/2010 11:30:45 AM PDT by Eaker (Pablo is very wily)
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To: Lurker; Eaker

It blowed up reel goood !


11 posted on 05/25/2010 1:27:48 PM PDT by Squantos (Be polite. Be professional. But have a plan to kill everyone you meet)
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To: Frenchtown Dan

Bush’s fault.


12 posted on 05/25/2010 1:59:17 PM PDT by domeika
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To: 75thOVI; aimhigh; Alice in Wonderland; AndrewC; aragorn; aristotleman; Avoiding_Sulla; BBell; ...
Thanks Frenchtown Dan.
 
Catastrophism
 
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13 posted on 05/25/2010 6:50:07 PM PDT by SunkenCiv ("Fools learn from experience. I prefer to learn from the experience of others." -- Otto von Bismarck)
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To: annie laurie; garbageseeker; Knitting A Conundrum; Viking2002; Ernest_at_the_Beach; Mmogamer; ...
Thanks Frenchtown Dan.
 
X-Planets
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14 posted on 05/25/2010 6:50:49 PM PDT by SunkenCiv ("Fools learn from experience. I prefer to learn from the experience of others." -- Otto von Bismarck)
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To: SunkenCiv

We need a picture.


15 posted on 05/25/2010 8:04:55 PM PDT by Ernest_at_the_Beach ( Support Geert Wilders)
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To: Ernest_at_the_Beach

A bigger, unlabeled picture is here.

16 posted on 05/25/2010 8:10:21 PM PDT by AndrewC
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To: AndrewC

Thanks.


17 posted on 05/25/2010 8:36:29 PM PDT by Ernest_at_the_Beach ( Support Geert Wilders)
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