A star is born: Explosive creation of new star visible by naked eye in 2022
The explosive collision of two stars locked in a mutually-destructive spiral over a thousand years ago will only become visible to humans five years from now, according to US astronomers.
A group of scientists based at Calvin College, Michigan have made the bold 1-in-a-million prediction for 2022 which, if correct, would be the first time in history that humans have predicted the birth of a new star.
“If we see the star blow, we’re gonna see what happened a thousand years ago,” says Calvin College physics and astronomy professor Larry Molnar. – READ MORE