Isn't this neat? It's an actual picture taken from a NASA space based telescope.
It looks like a hand reaching into the red mass doesn't it?
NASA says the display is caused by a young and powerful pulsar, known by the rather prosaic name of PSR B1509-58.
"The pulsar is a rapidly spinning neutron star which is spewing energy out into the space around it to create complex and intriguing structures, including one that resembles a large cosmic hand,"