Crab Nebula - Wikipedia

The Crab Nebula (catalogue designations M1, NGC 1952, Taurus A) is a supernova remnant in the constellation of Taurus. The now-current name is due to William Parsons ...

Crab Nebula | NASA

The Crab Nebula is the shattered remnant of a massive star that ended its life in a supernova explosion. Nearly a thousand years old, the supernova was noted in the ...

The Crab Nebula (M1): Facts, Discovery & Images

The Hubble Space Telescope has caught the most detailed view of the Crab Nebula in one of the largest images ever assembed by the space-based observatory.

The Crab Nebula | NASA

The Crab Nebula, the result of a supernova noted by Earth-bound chroniclers in 1054 A.D., is filled with mysterious filaments that are are not only tremendously ...

Crab Nebula | astronomy | Britannica.com

Crab Nebula: (catalog numbers NGC 1952 and M1), probably the most intensely studied bright nebula, in the constellation Taurus, about 6,500 light-years from Earth.

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The Crab Nebula (catalogue designations M1, NGC 1952, Taurus A) is a supernova remnant and pulsar wind nebula in the constellation of Taurus. The nebula was observed ...

The Crab Nebula Supernova Remnant - ThoughtCo

Ever heard of the Crab Nebula? It is what's left over after a massive star explodes and scatters its gases and dust to space.

SN 1054 - Wikipedia

The Crab Nebula was identified as the supernova remnant of SN 1054 between 1921 and 1942, at first speculatively (1920s), with some plausibility by 1939, and beyond ...

HubbleSite: News - A Giant Hubble Mosaic of the Crab Nebula

The Crab Nebula is a six-light-year-wide expanding remnant of a star's supernova explosion. Japanese and Chinese astronomers recorded this violent event nearly 1,000 ...

Crab nebula - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Crab nebula is a supernova remnant and 'pulsar wind nebula' in the constellation of Taurus. The nebula was observed by John Bevis in 1731; it corresponds to a ...