The Violent Death Throes Of A Supernova Revealed: Stunning Supercomputer Simulations Show Star Dying In 3d

2 years ago
Animation aims to help shed some light on the mystery of supernova
Up until now, researchers have modeled supernova in one-dimension
3D model addresses detailed shape of star by modelling real-world data
Model shows how an inert iron core, which can't be used for fuel, causes a star to collapse from its own tremendous gravitational pull

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