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Brown Dwarf

Alien World May Lurk Closer Than Expected

Space.com | Megan Gannon | Posted 01.25.2014 | Science

Astronomers have spotted signs of a possible exoplanet in a nearby system of twin failed stars. If confirmed, the alien world would be one of the clos...

Faint Signals Reveal Secrets Of Failed Stars

Posted 01.31.2013 | Science

By: Elizabeth Howell Published: 01/31/2013 07:02 AM EST on SPACE.com Failed stars can emit detectable radio waves at much cooler temperatures th...

'Failed Star' Study Sheds Light On Earth's Future

| Posted 06.15.2012 | Science

By Govert Schilling ANCHORAGE, ALASKA—Brown dwarfs are a sorry lot. If it wasn't bad enough that these Jupiter-sized "failed stars" are born too...

Scientists Baffled By How Tiny Brown Dwarf Free-Floating In Space Formed

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 12.13.2011 | Green

Brown dwarf stars are the universe's little oddballs. That's why scientists using the Subaru Telescope in Hawaii and the Very Large Telescope in Ch...

Violent, Massive Storm May Be Occurring On Brown Dwarf

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 11.13.2011 | Green

Earth isn't the only celestial body having some bad weather. It seems scientists have actually discovered a brown dwarf (a celestial object that is...

DK Matai | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
DK Matai

Editor's Note: This post has been removed from the Huffington Post....