Oh Yeah, Betelgeuse Is Definitely Looking Weirder

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At this point, we’re all crossing our fingers that the dying star Betelgeuse will hurry up and explode already, because who doesn’t love a good show? The red giant star (visible in the constellation Orion) has been growing dimmer since late last year, leading many to speculate it could soon go supernova. Scientists…

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https://gizmodo.com/oh-yeah-betelgeuse-is-definitely-looking-weirder-1841693919

If You Make It to 2083, You Could Witness Two Stars Collide

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Scientists have predicted that a pair of stars in our galaxy will collide, producing an explosion that will temporarily become one of the brightest objects in the night sky. They don’t know exactly when it will happen, but they estimate it will be later this century.

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https://gizmodo.com/if-you-make-it-to-2083-you-could-witness-two-stars-col-1840896340

Jupiter Is Flinging Comets Toward Earth

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Some astronomers believe that Jupiter, instead of protecting Earth from dangerous comets and asteroids, is actively flinging objects into the inner solar system. New research now demonstrates this complex process in action.

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https://gizmodo.com/jupiter-is-flinging-comets-toward-earth-1840791441