NASA Finds The 'Hand Of God'

Sup Travellers?! NASA has found the 'Hand Of God'. It's not the real hand of God because that would be........Surreal. But it is the biggest shape of a hand that has ever been found. It's a whopping 12 miles in diameter and spins around at a rate of 7 times per second. The 'Hand Of God' consists of the remains of an exploded star. So it's a basically a dead star and when it spins it spews out particles throughout space. In scientific terms, it's a pulsar.

Space.Com says that the pulsar is some 17,000 light years away from earth. So basically......IT'S REALLY REALLY FAR AWAY. In order to spot it in its entirety NASA used a Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array [aka NuStar]. The NuStar was able to image the pulsar in a high energy X-ray as apposed to the low energy X-ray that was imaged back in 2009 by NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory. 

What makes this pulsar even cooler is the way it glows. The glow is caused by the spewed out particles interacting with magnetic fields. There is a lot more science to it's majestic and God-like glow but i'm not going to go into that for the sake of not boring you to death. Let's just stick with the fact that it's a really big hand that glows in the dark and spins. My name is Trinikid and you've just been informed.

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