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Possible Evidence of Water Clouds in Brown Dwarf Situated Just 7.3 Light Years Away
Science & Tech  (tags: world, space, science, evidence, water, brown dwarf, light years )

- 1727 days ago -
A team of researchers, led by space scientist Jacqueline Faherty, has found evidence of water clouds in the atmosphere of a brown dwarf situated just 7.3 light years away. In their paper to be published in The Astrophysical Journal Letters. . .
Earth-Like Planet Can Sustain Life
Science & Tech  (tags: earth, planet, life, star, light years, goldilocks )

- 3156 days ago -
A new member in a family of planets circling a red dwarf star 20 light-years away has just been found. It's called Gliese 581g, and the 'g' may very well stand for Goldilocks.
Waterworld Planet Discovered Just 40 Light Years Away
Science & Tech  (tags: Light Years, Space, Water World, Astronomy, Planet )

- 3443 days ago -
A steamy 'waterworld' six times bigger than Earth has been discovered orbiting a faint star 40 light years away.
Sun Exploded 7.5 Billion Light Years Away
Science & Tech  (tags: Sun, explosion, space, light, light years, planets )

- 4078 days ago -
A sun 7.5 billion light years away exploded, and its lights finally arrived on earth on Wednesday. The exploded Sun was 40 times bigger than our Sun. Its demise could vaporized any planets nearby. More at
'Shot in the Dark' Star Explosion Stuns Astronomers | NASA
Science & Tech  (tags: star, explosion, astronomer, NASA, discovery, cosmic, light years, galaxy, gamma-ray )

- 4171 days ago -
A team of astronomers has discovered a cosmic explosion that seems to have come from the middle of nowhere -- thousands of light-years from the nearest galaxy-sized collection of stars, gas, and dust. This "shot in the dark" is surprising because the type

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