Tagged: supernova

  • Brightest Supernova Ever Observed!

    Astronomers Recently Discovered The Brightest Supernova Ever Observed! Resting in peace really isn’t an option for stars. They die violently. Always. Some collapse in on themselves and form black holes. At which point, their incomprehensibly combined density and mass devour...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Supernova picture

    Betelgeuse Supernova? We May See it Soon!

    Betelgeuse May Be a Real Ghost After All Betelgeuse. Betelgeuse. Betelgeuse… Shoot. Nothing happened. And yes… I did say it out loud. Okay, so maybe the charismatic ghost played by Michael Keaton isn’t real. But the star after which he...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Cassiopeia A as observed from Chandra X-ray Observatory

    What Does a Dying Star Look Like?

    NASA Releases New Photos of a Dying Star that Happened Over 11,000 years ago. When we point our cameras, telescopes, and instruments at the night sky, it’s important to realize that the images we see are portraits of the past....

    Brandon Humphreys