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RCW 86 - First Documented Supernova

Credit: NASA/ESA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/CXC/SAO
This image combines data from four different space telescopes to create a multi-wavelength view of all that remains of the oldest documented example of…Read More »





a supernova, called RCW 86. The Chinese witnessed the event in 185 A.D., documenting a mysterious "guest star" that remained in the sky for eight months.   Less «
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