Astronomers find signatures of a ‘messy’ star that made its companion go supernova

Astronomers find signatures of a ‘messy’ star that made its companion go supernova
Many stars explode as luminous supernovae when, swollen with age, they run out of fuel for nuclear fusion. But some stars can go supernova simply because they have a close and pesky companion star that, one day, perturbs its partner so much that it explodes.
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