I'll start with this gorgeous shot of the Veil Nebula
Wait, without a telescope? How did you get that quality?
Never having seen other stars, the inhabitants of Lagash had come to believe that their six-star system contained the entirety of the universe.
As I understand it's not going supernova but in the stage of "violently throwing stuff around" that comes before going supernova. So, will prolly go supernova in the future. And, it apparently is about 3 ly across.