56: No Bang For Betelgeuse?


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Things we talked about in this episode:

Betteridge’s Law of Headlines

Betelgeuse is acting weird

The recent observations

The constellation of Orion

Zoom into Orion Nebula

Barnard’s Loop

Supergiant stars

Stellar evolution

Star Size Comparison video

Supernova 1987a

Supernova candidates

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