Thread: Science!
View Single Post
Old 01-17-2017, 01:11 AM   #13 (permalink)
OccultHawk
one-balled nipple jockey
 
OccultHawk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Dirty Souf Biatch
Posts: 11,478
Default

Binary bump: How a new 'star' could appear in our night sky in five years - CSMonitor.com

Quote:
A group of astronomers has predicted that, five years from now, two faraway binary stars currently orbiting each other will collide, creating an explosion so bright that it will be visible to the naked eye. If accurate, the so-called "red nova" would be the first ever to be predicted by scientists on Earth.
OccultHawk is offline   Reply With Quote