Whats A Supernova and Where Can I See One?

In nearby galaxy M82, a star is exploding...and you can see it! This isn't terribly surprising news, as M82 is filled with stars being created and dying. So what exactly is a supernova, and what do you need to do to see it? Trace reports on this exploding news and tells you everything you want to know about supernovas.

January 24, 2014
12:15 PM EST