We often think of stars as twinkling, harmless little points of light that fill our night sky with majesty. But stars can be dangerous too. When they come to the end of their lifespan, some stars explode fantastically as supernovae. So what would happen if one of those giant explosions happened nearby?
The Supernova Next Door
[…] Flash Forward: The Supernova Next Door […]
[…] The Supernova Next Door (a nearby supernova goes off): No supernova near us, thankfully, but there were some cool supernova related developments in science. Like perhaps the first failed supernova, and a missing neutron star, and something called “the Cow.” […]