[Science] Headline of the Day

SN 1604 supernovaFrom the BBC – “Thieving dwarves cause supernovae”. Tolkien was unavailable for comment..
The BBC link to a preprint of the study as well as the monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society.

More on Type 1A Supernovae here. And here. And here.

And a 3D simulation of a type 1A supernova


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