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Glittering stars and wisps of gas create a backdrop for the self-destruction of a massive star. Its remains . the supernova remnant in the center of the picture, looking like a trio of red, linked rings . will continue to heat and excite the gas around it for a decade.Learn more on the Hubble Heritage website Get supporting picture information including original images, caption and facts, and astronomer biographies. Learn more in NewsCenter HubbleSite's NewsCenter is the place to find the story behind this image, along with its original news release and all related images.