NASA’s Hubble finds special Zombie star after Supernova Explosion

August 7, 2014 11:45 AM

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NASA’s Hubble finds special Zombie star after Supernova Explosion

In a discovery that may reveal more about the origins of a mysterious star explosion, Type Iax supernova, the NASA astronomers have found a star system which is 110 million light years away that they believe might have led to the creation of a “zombie star” during the supernova.

Type Iax supernova is a less common variety of star explosion which is smaller and dimmer.

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