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#supernova

Smash and Grab: A heavyweight stellar champion for dying stars

The PNe has emerged from a star born with 5.5 times the mass of our Sun.

24 Jun 2019 Nature Astronomy

Researchers wonder if ancient supernovae prompted human ancestors to walk upright

Did ancient supernovae induce proto-humans to walk on two legs, eventually resulting in homo sapiens with hands free to build cathedrals, design rockets and snap iPhone selfies?

28 May 2019 Journal of Geology