A nova (plural novae or novas) is a cataclysmic nuclear explosion on a white
dwarf, which ... In 2010 scientists using NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space
Telescope were surprised to discover, for the ...
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 ...
A nova reaches maximum luminosity within... ... Nova, plural Novas, orNovae, T
Pyxidis [Credit: Photo AURA/STScI/NASA/JPL ... Stars: Explosions in Space
A supernova is the explosion of a star -- the largest explosion that takes place in
On Station New “eyes” for the space station June 23, 2013. New Solar
Telescopes New eyes on our neighborhood star June 3, 2013. Solar Telescopes
Taking a ...
May 11, 2011 ... In terms of astronomy, it's when a star in space suddenly becomes a lot ... Learn
how and why novae occur, how a nova is different from an ...
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 ...
This blows a thin surface layer off into space, causing a large rise in light output
from the system. The mechanism for a nova outburst is illustrated schematically ...
Oct 27, 2014 ... Nova Delphinus: Astronomers capture first images of fireball from star explosion
14800 light years away.
From the Wright Brothers to the International Space Station, explore the past and
future of space and flight. Watch videos, hear from experts, and more.