Study of distant dying star may tell how Sun will eventually die

Scientists have found a jet of high-energy particles erupting from a dying star, which could help explain what happens when stars like the Sun reach the end of their lives.

Pulsations discovered coming from dying star

Using the 2.1-meter Otto Struve Telescope at the University of Texas `s McDonald Observatory, astronomers have discovered pulsations from the crystalized remnant of a burnt-out star.

Dying star reveals distant galaxy`s interstellar environment

An international research team made use of a dying star`s fury to probe a distant galaxy some 9.5 billion light-years distant.

High-resolution images of dying giant star captured

An international team of astronomers has made the most high-resolution images of a dying giant star to date.