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This Is What It Looks Like When A Star Explodes

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 03.22.2016 | Science

Get those sunglasses ready. For the first time ever, scientists at NASA have seen the glorious flash of an exploding star's shockwave. Using t...

Cosmic Dust Mystery May Have Just Been Solved

natureheader | Ron Cowen | Posted 07.09.2014 | Science

Astronomers watching a supernova may have found out where the dust that makes up much of the Universe came from.Cosmic dust is crucial to the birth of...

WATCH: Students Discover New Supernova In Nearby Galaxy

Space.com | Megan Gannon | Posted 01.24.2014 | Science

An exploding star has suddenly appeared in the night sky, dazzling astronomers who haven't seen a new supernova so close to our solar system in more t...

PHOTO: A Dying Star Erupts

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 07.09.2012 | Science

This is the last death gasp of a dying star. NASA's Hubble Telescope captured this telling image of U Camelopardalis (or U Cam for short), a red gi...