what is a hypernova?

Asked by prakamya | 17th Nov, 2009, 07:17: PM

Expert Answer:

A hypernova is an usually energetic supernova of the type sometimes seen in dense, starburst regions of some irregular galaxies.

Long gamma-ray bursts are believed to be associated with some hypernovae.




Answered by  | 17th Nov, 2009, 09:08: PM

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