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 ...
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A supernova is the explosion of a star -- the largest explosion that takes place in
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
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The star V407 Cyg explodes in a nova (left) while circling a neighboring red ...
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Aug 19, 2013 ... Stargazers are thrilled over the surprise appearance of a star explosion, known
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