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A Guide to Hunting Zombie Stars

31 Dec 2018, 21:40 UTC
A Guide to Hunting Zombie Stars
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By Paul M. Sutter

Apparently not all supernovas work. And when they fail, they leave behind a half-chewed remnant, still burning from leftover heat but otherwise lifeless: a zombie star. Astronomers aren’t sure how many of these should-be-dead creatures lurk in the interstellar depths, but with recent simulations scientists are making a list of their telltale signatures so that …
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