Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Seen for the First Time: The Early Death-Flash of an Exploding Star Caught by NASA's Kepler Telescope!

'The brilliant flash of an exploding star’s shockwave—what astronomers call the “shock breakout”—has been captured for the first time in the optical wavelength or visible light by NASA's planet-hunter, the Kepler space telescope.' - NASA/

Watch the video below!