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A student astronomer at the University of Washington has found an ‘upside-down planet’ which may pave way for new method of studying binary star systems.
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A researcher at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics has published a new website that allows listeners to literally hear the music of the stars.
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A binary star that potentially weighed 300 to 400 solar masses at birth has been observed, which astronomers believe that could be the most massive double star discovered so far.
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In a new study, researchers have revealed the workings of a celestial event involving binary stars that results in an explosion so powerful it ranks close to supernovae in luminosity.
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Using the United Kingdom Infrared Telescope on Hawaii, a team of astronomers have discovered four pairs of stars that orbit each other in less than 4 hours.
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Scientists have discovered a planetary system consisting of at least two massive Jupiter-like planets.
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