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Massive Star Explosion

Star BLINDS Satellite: Explosion Causes Intense Light

Yahoo! News | Wed Jul 14, 10:37 Pm ET | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -- The brightest explosion of a star ever seen temporarily blinded a satellite set up to watch such events, astronomers said on W...

NASA Satellite Blinded By 'Biggest Ever Star Explosion Seen In Space'

Telegraph | Andrew Hough | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The space agency's orbiting Swift observatory was overwhelmed by glare from the eruption, called a gamma-ray burst....

Massive Star Explosion: Supernova SN2007bi Visible Two Years Later | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

This breed of explosion has been long predicted, but never before seen. Like all supernovas, the blast is thought to have marked the end of a star's l...