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Gaia Satellite Spotted the First Symbiotic Star: What Should You Know

A team of astronomers reported that the transient Gaia18aen spotted by ESA's Gaia spacecraft is actually a symbiotic star. The discovery is genuinely astonishing, making it the first symbiotic star found by this astrometric device.  The team assumed that symbiotic...
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ESO’s Very Large Telescope Detected Six Galaxy Close to a Supermassive Black Hole

Astronomers used ESO's Very Large Telescope (VLT) made quite the discovery. They found six galaxies very close to a supermassive black hole when the Universe was almost one billion years old.  The recent discovery marks the first time such a...