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Spooky! The Top 5 Unexplained Mysteries of Science

"Inside neutron stars there may be exotic states of matter unlike anything realized anywhere else in the universe,” said Daniel Kasen, a scientist in the Nuclear Science Division at Berkeley Lab and associate professor of physics and astronomy at UC.

This stellar relic, first spied by William Herschel in 1787, is nicknamed the "Eskimo" Nebula (NGC 2392) because, when viewed through ground-based telescopes, it resembles a face surrounded by a fur parka.

NASA says that this image taken by the space telescope Hubble is the Eskimo Nebula, NGC It began forming years ago NGC 2392 was first discovered by William Herschel in In the middle you can see a dying star surrounded by some objects and gas.