Crab Nebula (NASA, Sailing With NASA, 10/24/09)

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    The Crab Nebula, the result of a supernova seen in 1054 AD.

    This is a supporting image for the "Sailing With NASA" blog, which is documenting space shuttle external tank ET-134's sea voyage from Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

    Credit: NASA, ESA, J. Hester, A. Loll (ASU)

    Read the original blog post, "Exploration May Be a Matter of Timing" --
    blogs.nasa.gov/cm/blog/sailing_with_nasa/posts/post_12562...

    Follow the "Sailing With NASA" blog and the ET-134 journey:
    blogs.nasa.gov/cm/blog/sailing_with_nasa

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    1. Roger's Photos59 67 months ago | reply

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    10. Jersey Rich 63 months ago | reply

      Wonderful image. I especially like the composition and light.


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    11. Greg from Maine 63 months ago | reply

      Fantastic capture!


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