Helix nebula

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Helix nebula

(hee -liks) (NGC 7293) A planetary nebula lying in the southern hemisphere about 140 parsecs away in the direction of Aquarius. It has the largest apparent diameter (0°.2) of any planetary nebula but at magnitude 6.5 is too faint to be seen with the naked eye.
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Helix Nebula

[′hē‚liks ′neb·yə·lə]
(astronomy)
A planetary nebula in Aquarius about 140 parsecs (2.7 × 1015 miles or 4.3 × 1015 kilometers) distant that has a high helium abundance and the largest known diameter of any planetary nebula.
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To love is to put yourself in harmony with the spheral music of creation, to stand in the centre of the universe, and see it good and whole as it appears in the eye of God.
The sun shone, the birds sang, and the children sang too, and each held the other by the hand; for as yet they had none of them any high office, and were all of equal rank in the eye of God.
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from eye of God upon that star: Sweet was that error - sweeter still that death - Sweet was that error - ev'n with us the breath Of science dims the mirror of our joy - To them 'twere the Simoom, and would destroy - For what (to them) availeth it to know That Truth is Falsehood - or that Bliss is Woe ?
Soon the water rushes out of the scupper-holes like a whale spouting, the vessel gives a last groan, spins round and round, and disappears, forming a vast whirlpool in the ocean, and then all is over, so that in five minutes nothing but the eye of God can see the vessel where she lies at the bottom of the sea.
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Could the eye of God see into the navy-blue night of Grandma's
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Barbe's set--a stage-wide, all-seeing Eye of God, with raised platforms inscribed with ancient Greek and Egyptian characters--was evocative, compact and readily adaptable to the operas scenic requirements.