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Release No.: 2006-05
For Release: Wednesday, January 11, 2006 - 7:30am

Astronomers Spot The Great Orion Nebula's Successor

Grand Nebula in Cassiopeia

This artist's depiction simulates the view that amateur astronomers on Earth might enjoy 100,000 years from now, when the Grand Nebula in Cassiopeia lights up.

David A. Aguilar (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)