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A new Chandra image of SN 1006 provides new details about the remains of an exploded star.
This explosion was witnessed from Earth over a millennium ago.
The Chandra data provides the best map to date of the debris field including information on important elements expanding into space.
SN 1006 belongs to a class of supernova used to measure the expansion of the Universe. (Read More) | image credit: NASA/CXC
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A new Chandra image of SN 1006 provides new details about the remains of an exploded star.

This explosion was witnessed from Earth over a millennium ago.

The Chandra data provides the best map to date of the debris field including information on important elements expanding into space.

SN 1006 belongs to a class of supernova used to measure the expansion of the Universe. (Read More) | image credit: NASA/CXC

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