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NASA's Hubble takes beautiful image of Southern Crab nebula to celebrate turning 29
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NASA's Hubble takes beautiful image of Southern Crab nebula to celebrate turning 29

The festive & colorful-looking nebula looks rad with its tentacles & peculiar hourglass shape.

ISRO's space telescope AstroSat measures X-ray polarisation of the Crab pulsar in the Taurus constellation
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ISRO's space telescope AstroSat measures X-ray polarisation of the Crab pulsar in the Taurus constellation

The landmark measurement by the satellite's CZT (Cadmium-Zinc-Telluride) imaging instrument challenges theories of high energy X-ray emission from pulsars.

Indian astronomers obtain the ‘most precise hard X-ray polarization measurements of the Crab pulsar so far’
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Indian astronomers obtain the ‘most precise hard X-ray polarization measurements of the Crab pulsar so far’

Crab pulsar contains 1.4 solar masses and rotates thirty times every second emitting a pulse of radiation in almost all wavelengths every 33 milliseconds.