Recent Discovery Makes Scientists Reevaluate What They Know About Binary Stars

Back in 2019, astronomers managing the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) array of sensors noticed what seemed to be the crash between two ultra-dense neutron stars, for the second time in history. However, the stars' mass did not appear to fit...

Binary Stars That Present Accretion Disks Puzzled The Scientists

During the evolution, process stars will feature different traits. For example, small red dwarfs can continue to generate light for billions of years. Other stars that are larger and brighter may last considerably less before they vanish in the aftermath...