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This Week in Research: Hopkins Astrophysics Team Find the Oldest, Farthest Supernova

I am into everything about this discovery of a 10 billion year-old supernova discovered by Johns Hopkins scientists using the Hubble Telescope — the oldest and farthest cosmic explosion ever sighted — except its name. Seriously, scientists:  “SN Wilson”? Get a branding team or something! The ostensible reason for the supernova’s name is that it’s […]