Latest News on Brown Dwarf
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Feb 21, 2019
Oldest, coldest known white dwarf with many rings discovered by citizen scientistThe newfound star is challenging scientists' assumptions about how planetary systems evolve.
Jun 04, 2017
NASA confirms brown dwarf spotted by citizen scientists on the hunt for undiscovered planetsAlthough the Backyard Worlds research team hopes to find a Planet 9 hiding in our own solar system, these brown dwarfs are also exciting discoveries.
Jun 02, 2017
Predictions by Indian astronomer Sujan Sengupta inspires NASA and Caltech exoplanet researchAn international group of scientists have launched a major project to study the atmosphere of exoplanets and brown drafts spread across the universe.
Jun 01, 2017
Indian astronomer inspires new research into weather and atmosphere around exoplanetsInspired by theoretical predictions made by an Indian astronomer, an international group of scientists launched a project to study clouds and weather in the atmosphere of exoplanets and brown dwarfs
Mar 28, 2017
Scientists identify most massive brown dwarf known, made of gas 250 times purer than the sunIt was not known if brown dwarfs could form from such primordial gas, and the finding points the way to a larger population of extremely pure brown dwarfs.