mercoledì 3 settembre 2014

NYT Science: The V838 Monocerotis Star Still Has Astronomers’ Heads Exploding

The V838 Monocerotis Star Still Has Astronomers’ Heads Exploding
By DENNIS OVERBYE

The eruption of a star 20,000 years ago made it a million times as luminous as the sun, and its violent beauty still echoes through space.

Published: September 3, 2014 at 4:00AM

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