File:Artist’s impression of the exotic binary star system AR Scorpii.jpg
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Original file (1,280 × 960 pixels, file size: 120 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg)
English: This artist’s impression shows the strange object AR Scorpii. In this unique double star a rapidly spinning white dwarf star (right) powers electrons up to almost the speed of light. These high energy particles release blasts of radiation that lash the companion red dwarf star (left) and cause the entire system to pulse dramatically every 1.97 minutes with radiation ranging from the ultraviolet to radio.
|Author||M. Garlick/University of Warwick/ESO|
Their website states: "All ESO still and motion pictures, with the exception of the ESO Logo, are released under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, unless the credit byline indicates otherwise."
To the uploader: You must provide a link (URL) to the original file and the authorship information if available.
Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time.
|current||11:17, 28 July 2016||1,280 × 960 (120 KB)||Jmencisom||User created page with UploadWizard|
- You cannot overwrite this file.
File usage on Commons
File usage on other wikis
The following other wikis use this file:
- Usage on de.wikipedia.org
- Usage on en.wikipedia.org
- Usage on ja.wikipedia.org
- Usage on pl.wikipedia.org
- Usage on ru.wikipedia.org
- Usage on vi.wikipedia.org
- Usage on www.wikidata.org