Heart of an exploded star observed in 3D - Astronomy Now Online


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Heart of an exploded star observed in 3D
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In February of 1987, astronomers witnessed one of these events unfold inside the Large Magellanic Cloud, a tiny dwarf galaxy located approximately 163,000 light-years from Earth. Over the next 30 years, observations of the remnant of that explosion ...