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By Sabrina Stierwalt on March 25, 2020 in
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Betelgeuse, a massive star in the Orion constellation, is dimming. Could it be about to explode in a spectacular supernova? What would that look like here on Earth?

By Paul M. Sutter on March 3, 2020 in
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How can a supernova become even more powerful? Why do we have such a hard time studying them, let alone defining them? What happens when you let a giant star unleash its full potential?

By AwesomeAstro Pod on February 12, 2020 in
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Time for news roundup and what’s up this month with @AwesomeAstroPod

By Astronomy Cast on February 10, 2020 in
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We’ve been following this story for more than a decade, so it’s great to finally have an answer to the question, why was supernova 2006gy so insanely bright? Astronomers originally thought it was an example of a supermassive star exploding, but new evidence provides an even more fascinating answer.

By AwesomeAstro Pod on January 8, 2020 in
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As we begin the new decade we struggle to find a consensus on whether it actually is a new decade. But here’s the news roundup & sky guide with @AwesomeAstroPod at 3365DaysOfAstro

By StarStryder on January 3, 2020 in
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Today we start off with a quick take on everyone’s favorite fading star, Betelguese.

By WSH team on October 25, 2019 in
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Time for astronomy weekly update. This week we have all-female spacewalk, 3D print meet on ISS, transit of Mercury, & discussion with Dr. Aileen Yingst, Space Geologist

By AwesomeAstro Pod on September 4, 2019 in
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Time for astronomy round up and September skyguide with @AwesomeAstroPod at #365DaysOfAstro.