ESO telescope captures the disappearance of a massive starWritten by Copernical Team Wednesday, 01 July 2020 06:37
Munich, Germany (SPX) Jul 01, 2020
Using the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope (VLT), astronomers have discovered the absence of an unstable massive star in a dwarf galaxy. Scientists think this could indicate that the star became less bright and partially obscured by dust. An alternative explanation is that the star collapsed into a black hole without producing a supernova. "If true," says team leader and PhD
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