Pulsar Illustration-BANNER

Pulsar Illustration-BANNER

Geminga Pulsar Illustration

An artist’s representation of what the three unusual tails of the pulsar Geminga may look like close up. NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory is giving astronomers a better look at pulsars and their associated pulsar wind nebulae, enabling new constraints on the geometry of pulsars and why they look the way they do from Earth. 

IMAGE: Illustrations by Nahks TrEhnl