Scientists have finally figured out why the giant star Betelgeuse is mysteriously fading.
As the nearby red supergiants start to ลองเล่นสล็อตฟรี play funny, some speculate that they may be nearing a supernova. Now scientists know what really happened.Back in late 2019, before COVID-19 exploded and made headlines around the world. The possibility that Betelgeuse, a nearby giant star to explode has attracted a lot of attention to itself. Now,
new research suggests that Writing an obituary for the Red Giant might not be the time yet.Betelgeuse went through periods of sudden and intense dimming in the past in the months of late 2019 and early 2020, leaving some to wonder if the giant star might be preparing to go supernova.During the so-called Great Dimming of Betelgeuse,
stars were 10 times darker than normal, Miguel Montargès of the Observatoire de Paris, France, and colleagues report in a paper published in the latest issue of the journal Nature. The study includes a new analysis. Images taken in 2019 and 2020 of the star, located just 700 light-years from Earth, show that during the Great Dimming, Betelgeuse was obscured by the star's own exhalation.