A Giant Star Is Dimming, Which Could Be a Sign It Is About to Explode
A Giant Star Is Dimming, Which Could Be a Sign It Is About to Explode 1A long time ago in a constellation not that far away, a bright star rapidly dimmed—and 600 years later, astronomers detected the change on Earth. The chances of this stellar explosion happening anytime soon are pretty low, says Jackie Faherty, an astrophysicist at the American Museum of Natural History, on Twitter. But the star’s recent …
News story posted on 2019-12-26T18:26:00.0000000Z