May 13, 2014

DEM L241: Hardy Star Survives Supernova Blast

Astronomers have found evidence for a companion star that survived the blast of a supernova explosion. The supernova remnant is called DEM L241 and is found in the Large Magellanic Cloud, a small neighboring galaxy to the Milky Way.

Credit: NASA / CXC / A. Hobart

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