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Unraveling the Secrets of Type Ia Supernovae: a New Two-Minute Thesis

by Jason Major November 27, 2012

The folks over at PHD Comics have put together a new video in their Two-Minute Thesis series, this one featuring Ph.D candidate Or Graur of the University of Tel Aviv and the American Museum of Natural History discussing the secret lives — and deaths — of astronomers’ “standard candles” of universal distance, Type Ia supernovae. […]

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