Using a Keck telescope in Hawaii, a team in the journal Science says they’ve figured out why a strange supernova appeared so exceptional—it seems it got a little help on its way to Earth.
The Myths of Katrina Ten years after the storm, falsehood about warnings, violence, and recovery persist. Here’s the truth.
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