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A Colorful Cloud Hints at a Very Violent Origin

Offbeat  (tags: astronomy, discovery, space, galaxy, unusual, technology, interesting )

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Halfway across the galaxy sits a most unusual object. Given the mundane name W49B, you might not think much of it, but once you see its portrait, you'll change your mind. This image, a combination of pictures taken in X-rays, infrared, and radio waves,

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Tuesday February 26, 2013, 10:03 am

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Wednesday February 27, 2013, 5:10 pm
Looks awesom! But my computer wouldn't let me download the site.
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