Type II supernova

A new Hubble Image Reveals a Shredded Star in a Nearby Galaxy

The Hubble Space Telescope, to which we owe our current estimates for the age of the universe and the first…

2 months ago

Astronomers Watch a Star Die and Then Explode as a Supernova

It's another first for astronomy. For the first time, a team of astronomers have imaged in real-time as a red…

1 year ago

We’re in the Milky Way’s Second Life. Star Formation was Shut Down for Billions of Years

According to a new study, the Milky Way Galaxy experienced two periods of star formation, with a two-billion dormancy period…

4 years ago

For the First Time, Astronomers Have Found a Star That Survived its Companion Exploding as Supernova

Using the Hubble Space telescope a team of astronomers have found the companion of a supernova for the first time,…

5 years ago