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Fraser
2017-Feb-24, 06:40 PM
30 years ago today, a supernova explosion was spotted in the southern hemisphere skies. The exploding star was located in the Large Magellanic Cloud — a satellite galaxy of the Milky Way and Supernova 1987A was the brightest and nearest supernova explosion for modern astronomers to observe. This has provided an amazing opportunity to […]
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Cougar
2017-Feb-24, 11:47 PM
30 years ago today, a supernova explosion was spotted in the southern hemisphere skies. The exploding star was located in the large magellanic cloud — a satellite galaxy of the milky way – and supernova 1987a was the brightest and nearest supernova explosion for modern astronomers to observe. This has provided an amazing opportunity to […]
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