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What occurs when stars explode?

Updated: 9/19/2023
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When a star explodes it creates a supernova. New NASA observations show the residue of what they believe to be "star guts" and the Hubble Space telescope allows scientists to measure the velocity and composition of the supernova caused by the exploding star.

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