Clumpy Explosion (Artist's Impression)
December 11, 2006
Artist's impression of how Type Ia supernovae may look like as revealed by the spectr-polarimetry observations. The outer regions of the blast cloud is asymmetric, with different materials found in 'clumps', while the inner regions are smooth.
Topics: Stellar evolution, Supernovae, Supernova, Environment, artist, Type Ia supernova, Explosion, Entertainment Culture