Kun Lun

By: LakeWorthFinn, 3:10 AM GMT on August 04, 2015


For those who have asked: My book "KUN LUN" - Footprints Of A Servant, is available on Amazon Worldwide and either in stock or by order at Barns & Noble. I'm almost done with the 2nd part of what I envision as the "Kun Lun Trilogy" and also writing the 3rd part. I'll let you know when they come out.

Trusting that "If You Build It, They Will Come", I decided to celebrate our 1...

Updated: 8:24 AM GMT on January 29, 2017

The EYE of GOD, Helix Nebula - Will our Sun look like this one day? The Helix Nebula is the closest example of a planetary nebula created at the end of the life of a Sun-like star. The outer gasses of the star expelled into space appear from our vantage point as if we are looking down a helix. The remnant central stellar core, destined to become a white dwarf star, glows in light so energetic it causes the previously expelled gas to fluoresce. The Helix Nebula, given a technical designation of NGC 7293, lies about 650 light-years away towards the constellation of Aquarius and spans about 2.5 light-years. The above picture is a composite of newly released images from the ACS instrument on the Hubble Space Telescope and wide-angle images from the Mosaic Camera on the WIYN 0.9-m Telescope at Kitt Peak National Observatory. A close-up of the inner edge of the Helix Nebula shows complex gas knots of unknown origin.

By: LakeWorthFinn, 12:27 AM GMT on October 15, 2005


Updated: 11:17 PM GMT on October 23, 2006

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