Above are colour and black-and-white pictures of the ``Stingray Remnant'' (G309.2-00.6), the remains of an exploded star. The images were made in radio waves using CSIRO's Australia Telescope Compact Array by Mr Bryan Gaensler (University of Sydney & Australian Telescope National Facility), Dr Anne Green (U Sydney) and Dr Richard Manchester (ATNF).
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