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Closest, brightest supernova poses new questions about exploding stars

Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 10:15

A bright supernova found only six weeks back in a nearby galaxy is provoking new questions about the exploding stars , which researchers use as their main yardstick for measuring the universe.

How exploding stars and black holes sowed early cosmos with iron

Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 15:34

Astrophysicists by detecting an even distribution of iron throughout a massive galaxy cluster can reveal how exploding stars and black holes sowed the early cosmos with heavy elements.

Exploding stars offer clues to dark energy

Last Updated: Thursday, February 28, 2013, 18:09

Observation of two bright exploding stars is improving the astronomical "tape measure" used to calculate the acceleration of the expansion of the universe, say scientists.

Exploding massive stars drive galactic winds

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 22, 2012, 16:49

Fierce galactic winds powered by an intense burst of star formation may blow gas right out of massive galaxies, shutting down their ability to make new stars.

Newborn black holes can give an extra boost to exploding stars

Last Updated: Thursday, January 28, 2010, 13:38

Astronomers studying two exploding stars, or supernovae, have found evidence the blasts received an extra boost from newborn black holes.

Universe’s mysterious flux arises from exploding stars

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 12, 2009, 14:42

A team of scientists has established that a mysterious flux of particles in the Universe originates from exploding stars, rather than being proof of dark matter.