SN 1987A

Astronomers Finally Find the Neutron Star Leftover from Supernova 1987A

Astronomers at Cardiff University have done something nobody else has been able to do. A team, led by Dr. Phil…

10 months ago

What a Star About to Go Supernova Looks Like

No, this isn't a distant view of the London Eye. This nebula with a giant star at its center is…

7 years ago

Supernova 1987A

[/caption] The first supernova in 1987 (that's what the "A" means) was the brightest supernova in several centuries (and the…

11 years ago