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A supernova is a large explosion of a star that sometimes occurs when a star reaches the end of its life cycle, and collapses under its own gravity.

During a supernova, much of a star's surface is expelled at speeds up to 1/10th light speed. The remaining core will often become a neutron star or black hole depending on the core's mass.


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