Geek Fact for February 23rd


In 1987, Supernova 1987A was first seen. It was the first naked-eye supernova since 1604.

Because of its relative proximity to Earth, Supernova 1987A is by far the best-studied supernova of all time.

Learn more at http://heritage.stsci.edu/1999/04/sn1987anino.html

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