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NASA shares Hubble image of dazzling supernova-prone 'fireworks galaxy' NGC 6946
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NASA shares Hubble image of dazzling supernova-prone 'fireworks galaxy' NGC 6946

Stargazers are able to marvel at NGC 6946 with a telescope since it is a face-on galaxy, that observers see it facing them at all times.

Strange green flash of light in 'Fireworks' galaxy picked up by NASA satellite
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Strange green flash of light in 'Fireworks' galaxy picked up by NASA satellite

The flash could be a rare, more extreme case of matter falling into a black hole or neutron star.