View Full Version : Sunny Side Up: New Image of the Fried Egg Nebula Reveals a Rare Yellow Hypergiant Sta

2011-Sep-28, 01:30 PM
A new look at the Fried Egg Nebula has revealed one of the rarest classes of stars in the Universe, a yellow hypergiant. This “sunny-side-up” view shows for the first time a huge dusty double shell surrounding this huge star. “This object was known to glow brightly in the infrared but, surprisingly, nobody had identified [...]

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