Red and white dwarfs make nasty neighbours due to spurts of deadly radiation, but alien life could still form on planets nearby if shielded by smog or oceans
And seeing a whole bunch of solar science along the way. The post NASA Celebrates 10 Years of Staring Into the Damn Sun appeared first on WIRED.
A lone researcher at Mount Wilson Observatory has drawn a picture of the sun every day for 40 years. The post He Drew the Sun for 40 Years, But Now His Telescope Is Dying appeared first on WIRED.