M101

Found! Seven Dwarfs Surround The ‘Pinwheel Galaxy’ Field Of View

Using a unique type of telescope that includes long-range lenses, astronomers at Yale University have found seven dwarf galaxies surrounding…

8 years ago

Virtual Star Party – April 6, 2014: Saturn Rising

Hosts: Fraser Cain and Scott Lewis Astronomers: David Dickinson, Gary Gonella, Roy Salisbury, Sharin Ahmed, Stuart Forman, Mike Simmons and…

8 years ago

The Contributor to SN 2011fe

[/caption] When discovered on August 24, 2011, supernova 2011fe was the closest supernova since the famous SN 1987A. Located in…

10 years ago

How to See the Brightest Supernova in a Generation

[/caption] Here at Universe Today, we've been providing plenty of coverage on the recent supernova in spiral galaxy M101 (AKA…

11 years ago

Shiny New Supernova Spotted in Nearby Galaxy

[/caption] Literally an event of stellar proportions, a new Type Ia supernova has been identified in a spiral galaxy 25…

11 years ago