Supernova Current Affairs, GK & News

Super-luminous Supernova

Researchers at the ARIES have discovered that the SN 2010kd- a super-luminous supernova exploded rapidly but decayed slowly and the amount of nickel ejected from it is much more than from a usual supernova. About Super-luminous Supernova Supernova is the energetic explosion that occurs during the last stages of a massive star. These transient astronomical ..


White Dwarf Star

A new snowman-shaped star was recently discovered by scientists. It was formed by merger of 2 white dwarf stars. White Dwarf: A white dwarf star is a common type of star which is small and dense. It is formed from average mass stars (such as our sun) after they have exhausted their fuel and lost ..