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A dying star is throwing a cosmic tantrum in this combined image — provided by NASA on Wednesday — from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope and the Galaxy Evolution Explorer. In death, the star's dusty outer layers are unraveling into space, glowing from the intense ultraviolet radiation being pumped out by the hot stellar core. This object, called the Helix Nebula, is 650 light-years away in the constellation of Aquarius. NASA via AP Buy Photo