Giant stars die a violent death. After a life of several million years, they collapse into themselves and then explode in what is known as a supernova.
Jul 21, 2015 in Astronomy
As the saying goes, all that glitters isn't gold, and the same could be said in the fast-paced hunt for exoplanets. In 2014, we reported on an exciting new discovery of two new exoplanets orbiting Kapteyn's Star. The news ...
Jul 08, 2015 in Astronomy