Betelgeuse, Red Supergiant Star Nearing Supernova Is Going To Crash Through A Giant Wall Of Dust

Betelgeuse, an enormous red supergiant star (the closest one to the Earth), has been revealed, in a new image from the ESA’s Herschel space observatory, to be rapidly approaching an a somewhat strange ‘wall’ of dust. The outer reaches of the star will likely impact with the wall in around 5,000 years. Betelgeuse is one