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SUPERNOVA AT m51. Credit: Ilan Manulis, Weizmann Institute

New Supernova Shows Signs of Atypical Composition

SUPERNOVA AT m51. Credit: Ilan Manulis, Weizmann Institute An exploding star, in nearby galaxy M51, shows signs of an unusual composition. The material thrown into space in the explosion contains a wide variety of elements — a mix that...