Dying Stars Write Their Own Swan Songs

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Ever hear the wondrous notes of supernova? You will in Geoff Brumfiel’s fascinating NPR story “Dying Stars Write Their Own Swan Songs.” A blind graduate student helped Harvard’s astronomy department discover overlooked data by translating the deaths of stars into orchestral songs. Truly incredible! http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/01/10/261397236/dying-stars-write-their-own-swan-songs)