A Zombie Star That Just Won’t Die

What exactly is a ‘Zombie Star,’ and how does it compare to other stars and supernovas? We’ve also learned more about how the haze over Pluto plays a role in its temperature.

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Sources:

http://www.keckobservatory.org/recent/entry/LCO_supernova
https://www.nature.com/articles/nature24030
https://journals.aps.org/prl/abstract/10.1103/PhysRevLett.18.379
http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.3847/1538-4357/836/2/244/meta;jsessionid=D94FCFB34EBFF404AAC91DF857F18175.ip-10-40-2-120

http://nature.com/articles/doi:10.1038/nature24465
http://pluto.jhuapl.edu/Participate/learn/What-We-Know.php?link=Plutos-Atmosphere

Pluto’s Atmosphere Confounds Researchers


http://adsabs.harvard.edu/full/1989BAAS…21..981E

Images:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Keplers_supernova.jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:IPTF14hls.png
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Pluto-01_Stern_03_Pluto_Color_TXT.jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Pluto-BlueSkyFinal_PIA21590.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:New_horizons_(NASA).jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:MVIC_sunset_scan_of_Pluto.jpg

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