Latest Novae Stories
A European team of astronomers has constructed a three dimensional map of the remnant of a nova, or what was left of the star after its explosion in 1901.
XMM-Newton has discovered an exploding star in the Milky Way. Usually that would be important in itself, but this time there is a special twist. Calculations show that the explosion must have been clearly visible to the unaided eye but was missed by the legions of star watchers around the planet.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).