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Solving a supernova mystery: Latest research finding Science News 2014(English Edition)

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Running Time : 5minutes

Overview:
Supernovae are large-scale explosions that occur when giant stars of great mass come to the end of their lifetime.
Research on supernovae is considered to provide clues as to how the universe came into being or evolved, which is why researchers continue to explore this phenomenon.
We report on two recently published research undertakings on supernovas.
(Japanese edition has been published in Aug 18, 2014)

Cast:
Robert Quimby(Project Researcher, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe(IPMU), Todai Institutes of Advanced Study, the University of Tokyo),
Tomoya Takiwaki(Assistant professor (High Performance Computing Infrastructure, HPCI), Center for Computational Astrophysics, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan)

JST Science News 2014(EnglishVer.)
http://sciencechannel.jst.go.jp/Q140001/

JST Science News 2014(JapaneseVer.)
http://sciencechannel.jst.go.jp/M140001/

JST Science Channel(Non-Japanese Programs)
http://sciencechannel.jst.go.jp/non_japanese.html

(c)Japan Science and Technology Agency

Running Time : 5minutes

Overview:
Supernovae are large-scale explosions that occur when giant stars of great mass come to the end of their lifetime.
Research on supernovae is considered to provide clues as to how the universe came into being or evolved, which is why researchers continue to explore this phenomenon.
We report on two recently published research undertakings on supernovas.
(Japanese edition has been published in Aug 18, 2014)

Cast:
Robert Quimby(Project Researcher, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe(IPMU), Todai Institutes of Advanced Study, the University of Tokyo),
Tomoya Takiwaki(Assistant professor (High Performance Computing Infrastructure, HPCI), Center for Computational Astrophysics, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan)

JST Science News 2014(EnglishVer.)
http://sciencechannel.jst.go.jp/Q140001/

JST Science News 2014(JapaneseVer.)
http://sciencechannel.jst.go.jp/M140001/

JST Science Channel(Non-Japanese Programs)
http://sciencechannel.jst.go.jp/non_japanese.html

(c)Japan Science and Technology Agency

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