Beautiful Superbubbles May Be Bombarding the Earth with Cosmic Rays | Digital Trends

I’m guessing that a reference to Lawrence Welk’s “tiny bubbles” will be lost on most. His just popped.

A composite image of the superbubbles made from Chandra (purple and pink) and Hubble data (orange and blue). NASA/STScI.

Soap bubbles are pretty, but superbubbles are prettier. This stunning image shows a new phenomenon recently discovered by astronomers, which is changing the way we think about ultra-energetic particles.

Source: Beautiful Superbubbles May Be Bombarding the Earth with Cosmic Rays | Digital Trends

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