Targeting supernovae in our neighborhood of the universe

8 enero 2015

While many astronomical collaborations use powerful telescopes to target individual objects in the distant universe, a new project is doing something radically different: using small telescopes to study a growing portion of the nearby universe all at once. Since it officially launched in May 2014, the project has detected 89 bright supernovae and counting — more than all other professional astronomical surveys combined.
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