Posts Tagged ‘HD’

True Color Of An Exoplanet Discovered For The First Time

Looks a bit like home! Looks a bit like Earth, doesn’t it? You wouldn’t find this planet very comfortable, however. Called HD 189773b, it’s 1,000 degrees Celsius on its surface and it rains glass. Sideways. HD 189773b looks like Earth because it’s blu…

UCSB Astronomer Uncovers The Hidden Identity Of An Exoplanet

Santa Barbara CA (SPX) Jul 04, 2013

Hovering about 70 light-years from Earth – that’s “next door” by astronomical standards – is a star astronomers call HD 97658, which is almost bright enough to see with the naked eye. But the real “star” is the p…

Birth Certificate of Oldest Known Star | Space Wallpaper

This fascinating space wallpaper reveals a nearby star that at first glance looks like it is older than the universe. This "Methuselah star," cataloged as HD 140283, could be as old as 14.5 billion years (plus or minus 0.8 billion years), whi…

Birth Certificate of Oldest Known Star | Space Wallpaper

This fascinating space wallpaper reveals a nearby star that at first glance looks like it is older than the universe. This "Methuselah star," cataloged as HD 140283, could be as old as 14.5 billion years (plus or minus 0.8 billion years), whi…

Birth Certificate of Oldest Known Star | Space Wallpaper

This fascinating space wallpaper reveals a nearby star that at first glance looks like it is older than the universe. This "Methuselah star," cataloged as HD 140283, could be as old as 14.5 billion years (plus or minus 0.8 billion years), whi…

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