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Guinness World Records 2017 book included massive overcontact binary VFTS 352 that was found in Tarantula […]
Ylva’ Götberg’s paper has been accepted for publication in the journal Astronomy and Astrophysics.  Find a […]
All stars lose mass, in part in the form of a stellar wind. (Even our sun […]
Left-to-right: Kelly Gourdji, Felicia Krauss, Laura Driessen, Marcella Wijngaarden, Louise Edstam, Selma de Mink, Anne Archibald […]
A team of astronomers led by Raffaella Margutti (Northwestern University) , including Manos Zapartas, PhD student […]
Tijdens deze voordracht laten sterrenkundigen Selma de Mink (UvA) en Samayra Straal (ASTRON/UvA) je kennismaken met […]
Extreme Ultraviolet (UV) light is blocked by our atmosphere (fortunately for us, because they are dangerous for […]
Massive stars are often found in close binary system, two stars that orbit each other.  So […]
Natalie Wolchover’s, writer at Quanta Magazine, covered the discussion going on among astrophysicist debating the origin […]
Theory predicts that rotating massive stars “get stirred”, bringing elements from the deep center to the […]