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Interactive video lesson plan for: Supernova in M82 - Deep Sky Videos

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Got a light? Supernova 2014J in the Cigar Galaxy (M82)...
See links and credits below...

This video features astronomer Dr Meghan Gray from the University of Nottingham.

Some extra footage from this interview:

Good info on this blog (remanzacco):
There's a Wiki page already:

Thanks to these people for their work and images: UCL, University of London Observatory, Steve Fossey, Ben Cooke, Guy Pollack, Matthew Wilde, Thomas Wright, Ernesto Guido, Nick Howes, Martino Nicolini, Pete Lawrence. And others - it is a big team effort when these things happen.

Meghan Gray on Twitter:
Nick Howes Twitter:
Peter Lawrence Twitter:

Previous YouTube videos dealing with supernovae (from sixtysymbols and deepskyvideos)

Type II supernova:
Creating elements:
2011 Nobel Prize:
Star blows up:
Supernova in M95:

Deep Sky Videos website:

Video by Brady Haran

Tagged under: astronomy,astronomers,space,galaxies,nebula,nebulae,stars,universe,deepsky,deepskyvideos,deep sky,telescope,Messier Catalogue,m82,cigar galaxy,supernova,Milky Way (Galaxy)

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