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A simulated view of Betelgeuse [Michele Diodati]

All About Betelgeuse. The Most Conspicuous Drop in Brightness From a Century Now

In the last four months, the red supergiant in Orion has lost about one magnitude, reaching the same brightness as Bellatrix. Despite this remarkable drop in brightness, there is no indication of an imminent supernova…

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Michele Diodati

Michele Diodati

Science writer with a lifelong passion for astronomy and comparisons between different scales of magnitude.

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