© 2009 ~ Michael C. Turner
Galactic Visions Space Art
A pulsar, neutron star, shines brightly as it spins rapidly; emitting a beacon of light which illuminates the rocky shores within a liquid-filled crater of an extrasolar planet. Pulsars are the "stellar lighthouses" of the Cosmos and some have been discovered in multiple star systems with extrasolar planet.
****(This is a resubmission. I discovered that the original submission did not actually have the completed version of this and was a a corrupt merged filed version I thought I had deleted.)