Space Fan News #30: Black Hole Devours a Star; Type 1a Supernova Seen in Pinwheel Galaxy

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This week, we've recorded two really cool transient events: a supermassive black hole devouring a Sun-like star and at Type 1a supernova in the Pinwheel Galaxy (m101) going on right now.

Black Hole News:
http://science.psu.edu/news-and-events/news-events/2011-news/Burrows8-2011
Type 1a Supernova:
http://keckobservatory.org/news/secrets_of_supernova/
http://news.discovery.com/space/supernova-cosmos-distance-galaxies-110827.html

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