June 19, 2024

On This Day in Space! Nov. 6, 1572: Tycho supernova discovered

He identified the exploding star in the constellation Cassiopeia. Tychos Star was lastly categorized as a supernova in the 1940s. Researchers now believe it was a small star called a white dwarf that took off thousands of years earlier.

He spotted the taking off star in the constellation Cassiopeia. Tychos Star was finally categorized as a supernova in the 1940s. Researchers now believe it was a little star called a white dwarf that blew up thousands of years back.