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Skywatch: Hawaii’s telescopes help unravel mysteries of supernovas, black holes

  • COURTESY GEMINI OBSERVATORY / NSF / AURA / ILLUSTRATION BY JOY POLLARD

    Astronomers used the Gemini Observatory to study supernova SN 2016iet, the death of a star 200 times the mass of the sun, one of the most massive and powerful star explosions ever observed.

Jupiter and Saturn will both be prominent in the early-evening sky in September. Read more

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