Chandra At Ten

Cassiopeia Image from Chandra X-Ray Telescope

Cassiopeia Image from Chandra X-Ray Telescope

On the occasion of the Chandra X-Ray Telescope’s tenth anniversary, the BBC News has created an amazing little four-minute slideshow of Chandra images. It’s really quite stunning.

For just a little more information on the Chandra anniversary, see Science Daily’s brief article on the topic.

For much, much more see the Chandra X-Ray Observatory Center, which, among a wealth of other materials, includes an x-ray photo gallery of such stunning images as this one, of the supernova remnant E0102:

E0102 (Chandra)

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