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Aug 19, 2019
NASA's Hubble observed a weird, gaseous blob and found an ageing star in the centerAs the core of the star shrinks and grows hotter, it emits UV light that makes the gases around it glow.
Nov 15, 2018
ESA's Gaia spots an unusual 'ghost' galaxy lurking at the edge of the Milky WayThe 'dwarf' galaxy Antlia 2 appears to be getting progressively shredded by our Milky Way.
Nov 07, 2017
Swedish astronomers observe the clearest and sharpest view yet of the surface of a red giantHydrae is an example of an AGB (asymptotic giant branch) star. Such stars are cool, bright, old and lose mass via stellar winds.
Aug 22, 2012
First ever proof of star devouring planetAstronomers have come by the first ever evidence of an ageing star devouring its own planet especially after it expanded into a "red giant"...