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For All Hallows' Eve: Some of Our Very Favorite Space Porn

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Part of the jaw-droppingly gorgeous Veil Nebula, "The Witch's Broom Nebula" (aka NGC 6960) comprises the glowing, gaseous remains of a supernova explosion dating to somewhere between 5,000 and 8,000 years ago. It's also one of our all-time favorite astrophotographic subjects. Click here to see it in high-res.

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Photo by Martin Pugh – check out more spooky nebulae on his website.

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ManuelBrown
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Since it's Halloween I prefer this one resembling a ghostly hand about to either grab Shai-Hulud or give God a reach around...