June 17, 2024
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Astronomy

A new star in the sky could be the 'brightest nova of the generation'

The Corona Borealis is located near the constellation Hercules. The position of T CrB is marked with a green dot. This view shows the sky around 2 a.m. local daylight time in mid-April. Please note that the constellations will rise and set at different times throughout the year, but their positions relative to each other

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Astronomy

A new star in the sky could be the 'brightest nova of the generation'

The Corona Borealis is located near the constellation Hercules. The position of T CrB is marked with a green dot. This view shows the sky around 2 a.m. local daylight time in mid-April. Please note that the constellations will rise and set at different times throughout the year, but their positions relative to each other

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Astronomy

Mystery of the pyramidal mountain of the unnamed Moon solved

Return to article list This unnamed lunar feature has had many names, including Mons Undset after the 1928 Nobel Prize winner Sigrid Undset. An Apollo 15 image of Lambert Crater with Mons Undset to the west (right, where we added a circle) casting a pyramidal shadow. Mons Undset is named after the novelist Sigrid Undset.

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