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Astronomers Catch An Exploding Star Just Hours After It Went Supernova

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Thanks to an automated network of telescopes, astronomers were able to catch a supernova almost as it exploded, making this the first time we have been able …

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Universe’s Biggest Explosion Second Only to Big Bang Captured 10 BILLION LIGHT YEARS Away

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It was so bright it could have been seen “with a pair of binoculars” – despite happening TEN BILLION light years from Earth, according to the …

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Astronomers Have Detected a Supernova Brighter than the Milky Way 10 Billion Light Years Away

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A massive star 10 billion light-years from Earth exploded in a supernova and its brightness was more than three times that of all the 100 billion …

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For the First Time Ever! Astronomers Observe a Supernova Collapse in Real Time

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In the most common type of supernova, the iron core of a massive star suddenly collapses in on itself and the outer layers are thrown out …

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Scientists Discover a Star That Exploded 970 Million Years Ago – Long Before Dinosaurs Existed

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Astronomy amateurs have helped Australian scientists find a star that exploded around 970 million years ago – long before the dinosaurs even roamed the Earth. Such …