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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 ...

What is a nova? (Beginner) - Curious About Astronomy? Ask an ...

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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 ...

What Is a Supernova? | NASA

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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  ...

nova | astronomy | Britannica.com

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Nova, plural Novas, orNovae, any of a class of exploding stars whose .... or False Quiz at Encyclopedia Britannica to test your knowledge of space and celestial ...

New Nova In the Night Sky: A Star Explosion Explained - Space.com

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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 ...

Going Nova: Star Explosions Unleash Gamma-Ray ... - Space.com

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Jul 31, 2014 ... The star V407 Cyg explodes in a nova (left) while circling a neighboring red giant star in this still from a NASA animation depicting the star ...

NOVA - Official Website | At the Edge of Space - PBS

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Between the blue sky above and the infinite blackness beyond lies a frontier that scientists have only just begun to investigate. In "At the Edge of Space," NOVA ...

Astronomy Basics: What is a Nova in Space? - Bright Hub

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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 ...

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nova. Home Science and Technology Astronomy and Space Exploration ... The word nova, Latin for "new," was assigned by ancient astronomers to any bright ...

NOVA - Official Website | Space & Flight - PBS

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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.

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What is a nova? - All About Space Magazine

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

Astronomy: What is a Nova?

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Nov 25, 2010 ... Labels: Nova ... Nova happens very often in the space, not like a Supernova, which appears very rare. ... Iam a space lover just like you.Wel ...

Novae and Supernovae | StarDate Online

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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 ...