Hubble Finds Supernova Companion Star after Two Decades of Searching

Hubble Finds Supernova Companion Star after Two Decades of Searching

Using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have discovered a companion star to a rare type of supernova.

Source: www.nasa.gov

Astronomers estimate a supernova occurs once every second somewhere in the universe, yet they don’t fully understand how stars explode.

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