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What exactly happens to a star about to go supernova?

What exactly happens to a star about to go supernova? | serenitya1 | Scoop.it
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what happens inside a supernova

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What Is A Supernova?

What Is A Supernova? | serenitya1 | Scoop.it
When stars can't handle their nuclear fuel, they explode in a brilliant burst of light.
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when does a supernova occur

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Why does a supernova explode

Why does a supernova explode | serenitya1 | Scoop.it
This is really bugging me. When you look up some educational text about stars life, this is what you find out:


Gravity creates the temperature and pressure to start fusion reactions.
The fusion
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Exploding Star: New Supernova Discovery Is Closest in Years

Exploding Star: New Supernova Discovery Is Closest in Years | serenitya1 | Scoop.it
An exploding star has suddenly appeared in the night sky, dazzling astronomers who haven't seen a new supernova this close to our solar system in years.
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what does a supernova do when it explodes

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Study Discovers Likely Source of Rare Supernova Explosion

Study Discovers Likely Source of Rare Supernova Explosion | serenitya1 | Scoop.it
A new paper published in the latest issue of Astrophysical Journal Letters outlines the discovery of a Type Ib supernova, or a rare explosions of a star without an outer layer of hydrogen -- the most abundant element in the universe.
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the study of supernovian explosions


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