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08.10.17
A nearby Sun-like star hosts four Earth-sized planets
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A nearby Sun-like star hosts four Earth-sized planets

Any life there would get pelted by asteroids and comets, though.

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07.09.17
Early universe 'fireworks' challenge notions of how stars form
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Early universe 'fireworks' challenge notions of how stars form

The ancient cosmos may have been packed with tiny star incubators.

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06.26.17
Astronomers capture best picture yet of the star in Orion’s armpit
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Astronomers capture best picture yet of the star in Orion’s armpit

It reveals that Betelgeuse’s inner temperature isn’t uniform, which has implications for the giant sun’s future.

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