Look It Up. See Something That Happened 21 Million Light Years Ago.
Lets hope for clear skies tonight. Do you have a good set of binoculars or know someone with a telescope?
Astronomers are studying the closest, brightest supernova of its kind in a quarter century. The small self-destructing star is just 21-million light years from Earth. People using good binoculars should be able to see it left of the last two stars of the Big Dipper's handle.