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View Full Version : Supernova Candidate Stars May Signal “Impending Doom”



Fraser
2011-Dec-02, 12:20 AM
This past year has given both backyard and professional astronomers a rare treat – a very visible supernova event. Hosted in the Whirlpool Galaxy (M51), these stellar death throes may have been clued to us by a rather ordinary binary star system. In a recent study done by researchers at Ohio State University, a galaxy [...]

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