A delicate ribbon of gas floats eerily in our galaxy in an image released July 2, 2008, by NASA. The image, taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope is a very thin section of a supernova remnant caused by a stellar explosion that occurred more than 1,000 years ago. The supernova remnant, visible only in the hydrogen-light filter, was assigned a red hue in the Heritage color image.
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An Israeli walks past a destroyed car in which one person was killed after it was rammed by a bucket loader in an attack in Jerusalem, Wednesday, July 2, 2008. A Palestinian man went on a deadly rampage on a busy Jerusalem street, plowing into a string of vehicles and pedestrians, killing at least two people and wounding dozens of others before he was shot dead by police.
Credit: AP Photo/Kevin Frayer
A Chinese swimmer removes blue-green algae from coastal waters in Qingdao, eastern China, Wednesday, July 2, 2008. A little over a month before the start of the 2008 Olympic Games the venue for the sailing events in Qingdao has been invaded by a forest of algae. City officials say they'll need at least two weeks to clear the coastal waters, mobilizing 10,000 workers aboard 1,000 boats.
Credit: AP Photo/Ng Han Guan
Up And Over
U.S. rider Laura Kraut, riding Miss Independent, jumps over an obstacle, during the jumping competition of the World Equestrian Festival CHIO in Aachen, western Germany, on Wednesday, July 2, 2008. Kraut and Miss Independent placed second in the competition.
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Hail, It's Hot!
As temperatures reached 95 degrees in many Italian cities, a man dressed as an ancient Roman takes a break to cool his head in front of the Colosseum where he and others like him wait to pose for pictures with tourists for a price, in Rome, Wednesday, July 2, 2008.
Credit: AP Photo/Andrew Medichini
Residents watch as a brush fire burns out of control in the Santa Ynez Mountains near Goleta, Calif., on Wednesday, July 2, 2008. California fires are raging from the western edge of the Sierra Nevada to coastal mountains near Big Sur. They have created a smoky haze so stifling that some doctors in the San Joaquin Valley say their waiting rooms have been crowding with patients struggling to breathe.
Credit: AP Photo/Dan Steinberg
A baby red kangaroo peeks from its mother's pouch at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Wednesday, July 2, 2008.
Credit: AP Photo/Mark Duncan
Boaters look on as dolphins swim in the Shrewsbury River Wednesday, July 2, 2008, in Sea Bright, N.J. The group of 15 dolphins, which have taken up residence in a river near the Jersey Shore, will be allowed to stay there through the July Fourth holiday weekend, even though a nearby fireworks display draws heavy boat traffic. Police patrols will enforce a perimeter around the dolphins throughout the holiday weekend.