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Fraser
2008-May-14, 05:20 PM
Astronomers have found the remains of the youngest supernova, or exploded star, in the Milky Way Galaxy. The supernova occurred in 1868, but was hidden behind a thick veil of gas and dust. Using the Very Large Array (VLA) and NASA's Chandra X-Ray Observatory, which could peer through the veil, astronomers [...]

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