On 14 November 2014, a bright flash flagged the All Sky Automated Survey for Supernovae,…
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From supernova to something much more intriguing at the core of galaxy 253-3 - NASASpaceflight.com

On 14 November 2014, a bright flash flagged the All Sky Automated Survey for Supernovae, or ASAS-SN — a global network of 20 telescopes managed at Ohio State University in the U.S.  The flash origina… [+8559 chars]

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