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What's Bigger Than A Supernova ?
« on: 16/08/2007 22:45:20 »
Dearest Cosmological Connoisseurs,

This is a Supernova:



Nice isn't it ?..notice how colourful and non life threatening to earth it is ?


But there are even bigger explosions than supernovas aren't there ?...even bigger than the bean farting scene in Blazing Saddles !!

What are these extraordinarily unimaginable larger explosions and how much bigger are they than your run-of-the-mill supernova ?


 

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« Reply #1 on: 17/08/2007 00:47:03 »
Hypernovae
 

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« Reply #2 on: 17/08/2007 01:09:08 »
Hypernovae

Well, I'm convinced !

Thanks Michael ! ;)
 

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« Reply #3 on: 17/08/2007 01:37:54 »
Gee whiz..  i haven't seen that in years... lol
 

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« Reply #4 on: 17/08/2007 08:44:14 »
arnt gamma ray bursts bigger also?
 

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« Reply #5 on: 17/08/2007 15:20:19 »
What's bigger than a supernova? Chris's fee for guest appearances!  :D
 

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« Reply #6 on: 17/08/2007 17:30:44 »
arnt gamma ray bursts bigger also?

Yep, I've heard of Gamma Ray bursts..they are like...well big !!
 

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« Reply #7 on: 17/08/2007 17:31:24 »
What's bigger than a supernova? Chris's fee for guest appearances!  :D

Now you're entering the realms of beyond human comprehension !!
 

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