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View Full Version : Bright New Supernova Blows Up in Nearby M82, the Cigar Galaxy



Fraser
2014-Jan-22, 03:40 PM
Wow! Now here’s a supernova bright enough for even small telescope observers to see. And it’s in a bright galaxy in Ursa Major well placed for viewing during evening hours in the northern hemisphere. Doesn’t get much better than that! The new object was discovered last night when news of the outburst first appeared on […]

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