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The Crab Nebula

Okay, this nebula has not had a featured place in any of my novels… yet. But I like to learn about these things because you never know when it will come in handy, and this nebula has a lot going for it. First of all, it looks pretty spectacular. It was first observed by telescope in 1758 by Charles 1840 by a guy named William Parsons, 3rd Earl of Rosse.… Read More »The Crab Nebula