Astronomers are witnessing the fastest stellar explosion ever recorded

Astronomers are witnessing the fastest stellar explosion ever recorded

TEMPE, Ariz. – A star in space gives new meaning to the saying “here today, away tomorrow.” Astronomers have seen the fastest stellar explosion ever recorded from Earth. They saw when the white dwarf “stole” gas from a nearby red giant, which triggered one of the largest explosions ever seen – which scientists call a …

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