Type II Supernovae

This Galaxy Has Been Home to 5 Supernovae in the Last 20 Years

A NASA image showcases the beauty of the NGC 5468 galaxy, which has experienced 5 supernovae in the last 20…

11 months ago

It’s Been Three Years Since We’ve Had a Supernova This Close

Earlier this month, amateur astronomer Patrick Wiggins spotted a type II supernova, which happened to be the closest to our…

3 years ago

A Lurking Companion Star Explains Enigmatic Supernova

Massive stars end their lives dramatically. Once the nuclear fuel deep within their cores is spent, there's no longer any…

6 years ago