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Mar 21, 2019
NASA's Fermi spots pulsar zipping through space at 4 million kilometres an hourPulsars are super dense, rapidly spinning neutron stars left behind when a massive star explodes.
Dec 01, 2018
Early moments of dying 170 million-year-old supernova seen in amazing detailDays before it ran out of fuel, Kepler picked up on tiny changes in the exploding star's intensity.
Sep 18, 2018
AstroSat's first images capture a supernova that's over 10,000 light-years awayTycho supernova, the remnant of which Astrosat captured, holds a special place in our history.
Mar 28, 2018
NASA's Kepler Space Telescope finally cracks the mystery behind exploding stars called FELTNow, scientists have used Kepler to catch FELTs in the act and determine their nature
Jan 09, 2018
A 5,000 year old carving of what could be a supernova has been unearthed in KashmirThe figure shows two bright objects in the sky with rays of light coming out of them and a hunter spearing an animal below the first object.
Nov 10, 2017
Astronomers discover bizarre star that refuses to die after going nova twiceSupernova iPTF14hls may have been the most massive stellar explosion ever seen.
Aug 24, 2017
Astronomers capture detailed images of the surface and atmosphere of Antares, a distant, red supergiantImages of Antares, a red supergiant, more than 500 light-years from Earth in the constellation Scorpio, have been captured
Jul 11, 2017
Researchers find evidence that massive stars give birth to new stars after their deathsResearchers have found evidence that death of massive stars, those more than 10 times the mass of our Sun, may lead to the birth a new generation.
May 26, 2017
Scientists finally crack source and formation of antimatter in the Milky WayScientists have solved the mystery behind how most of the antimatter in the Milky Way forms.
May 24, 2017
Scientists identify a thermonuclear supernova as the origin of antimatter in the Milky WayThe center of the Milky Way galaxy has been a known source of strong gamma rays since the 1970s, indicating the presence of antimatter.