View Full Version : Have Astronomers Discovered A New Type of Supernova?

2009-Jun-02, 01:10 AM
A team of astronomers at the University of Warwick think they’ve finally explained what caused the bizarre transient object SCP 06F6.* By comparing the optical spectrum of SCP 06F6 to that of carbon-rich stars in our own galaxy, the team concludes the sudden outburst was not a low-energy local event but a supernova-like explosion within [...]

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2009-Jun-02, 11:10 AM
Fraser. Brian Ventrudo has been ToSeeked....by pete. see:http://www.bautforum.com/astronomy/88125-hubble-mystery-object-still-not-explained.html

2009-Jun-02, 05:01 PM
how is it possible for a blackhole to be ejected from a host galaxy?
I never knew that was possible.
what could cause this?

just my curiousity.