Mysteriously Dimming Star Betelgeuse is Now Changing Shape, Scientists Say

Is an explosion imminent? The 'unprecedented' dimming of Betelgeuse isn't the only weird thing about the red supergiant in the Orion constellation. New observations show its apparent shape is also changing.
Published: 1:18 PM EST February 14, 2020
Updated: 12:26 PM EST February 14, 2020