For the first time, astronomers have predicted the appearance of a supernova.
The sky's been bursting with exploding stars this season. Plus there's a new storm on Saturn. What's a skywatcher to do? Haul out the scope!
Astronomers think they have identified the remnant of a supernova recorded by Chinese astronomers in AD 386.
A brand new supernova in NGC 6946 is bright enough to see in modest-sized telescopes. Here's how to find it.
A recently discovered supernova in Lupus now shines around magnitude +11.5, bright enough to see in a modest telescope. With photos and maps, we'll get you there. I wished I lived in Georgia and not just for the peach trees and warmer weather. No, I'd be able to get up early tomorrow morning to marvel at…
Supernovae are popping up everywhere! Two stars flamed out millions of years ago and at least one is an easy catch right now in amateur telescopes.
The Veil Nebula, the tattered remains of an ancient supernova explosion, is one of the most spectacular objects in the night sky. Did you know it has two dozen parts visible in amateur telescopes?
You'll be entering uncharted territory when you seek out this little known 'Shadow of the Veil' in Cygnus this summer.
A peculiar white dwarf could be what’s left after a failed supernova explosion.