A Star and Planet Might Be Mirror Image of Earth and Sun

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Recently, scientists have found a distant planet and star that could resemble the Sun-Earth system.  There are many similarities between the planet, dubbed KOI-456.04, and Earth. Researchers believe that the conditions there might right for life. The observation was realized by the Max Planck Institute…

Astronomers Found That Hot Stars Are Troubled by Massive Magnetic Spots

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Astronomers utilizing the European Southern Observatory (ESO) telescopes have found massive spots on the surface of hot stars wrapped in stellar clusters.  Those stars are troubled by magnetic spots, while others encounter explosions of energy several million times more energetic than the eruptions on the…