Betelgeuse supernova explosion on hold as giant star stops dimming

A supergiant star has gone all space ham, suggesting it might soon go supernova, but now shows signs of mellowing. CNET The enigmatic supergiant star Betelgeuse is still on schedule to explode sometime within the next 100,000 years, but it's probably not happening tomorrow. That's according to an astronomer who has been watching the shape-shifting sun for decades. The massive red solar furnace, several hundred light years away from us, has been making headlines for months now as it has rapidl...
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