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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nova

A nova (plural novae or novas) or classical nova (CN or plural CNe) is an astronomical event .... In 2010 scientists using NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope were surprised to discover, for the first time, that a nova can also emit  ...

curious.astro.cornell.edu/physics/78-the-universe/stars-and-star-clusters/general-questions/352-what-is-a-nova-beginner

Jun 27, 2015 ... A nova is a strong, rapid increase in the brightness of a star. ... (Beginner) · If spacetime is curved, is it possible for us to look into space and see ...

www.spaceanswers.com/deep-space/what-is-a-nova

May 29, 2012 ... It might not be super, but it's still a very impressive explosion.

stardate.org/astro-guide/novae-and-supernovae

A nova is an explosion from the surface of a white-dwarf star in a binary star system. ... The star's outer layers “rebound” violently, blasting into space at several ...

www.universetoday.com/131577/what-is-a-nova

Oct 20, 2016 ... Is dark energy really energy, or is it part of the expansion of space itself. ... I guess if you go back to the basics, a nova is a star that momentarily ...

www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/5-8/features/nasa-knows/what-is-a-supernova.html

It is the largest explosion that takes place in space. Where Do Supernovas Take Place? Supernovas are often seen in other galaxies. But supernovas are difficult  ...

www.space.com/22420-nova-delphinus-star-explosion-explained.html

Aug 19, 2013 ... Stargazers are thrilled over the surprise appearance of a star explosion, known as a nova, in the night sky last week, but there is more to this ...

www.encyclopedia.com/science-and-technology/astronomy-and-space-exploration/astronomy-general/nova

Get information, facts, and pictures about nova at Encyclopedia.com. ... Science and Technology Astronomy and Space Exploration Astronomy: General nova.

countinfinity.blogspot.com/2010/11/what-is-nova.html

Nov 25, 2010 ... Earlier it was thought that Supernova is a kind of very bright Nova and hence the name. Nova happens very often in the space, not like a ...

www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/mir

Welcome to the companion Web site to the NOVA program, "Terror in Space," the story of the aging and trouble-prone Russian Space Station Mir, which crashed ...