Planetary nebula G164.8+31.1, image from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey
Planetary nebula G164.8+31.1 illustrates the final phase of the evoluation of Sun-like stars.
Image courtesy The Sloan Digital Sky Survey Collaboration, http://www.sdss.org
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