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Where It Rains Glass

Using the Spitzer and Hubble space telescopes, NASA researchers have discovered weather patterns on what is known as a “brown dwarf”—a curious celestial species too big to be a planet but not big enough to a star—that may give meaning to the concept of extreme weather. 47 more words

Space

Brown Dwarfs in the neighborhood

The hunt is on for a dim object in the outer reaches of our solar system. Some believe  the planet Nibiru is hidden somewhere in the outskirts of our solar system, while other believe our sun has a companion star like most others of its kind. 52 more words

Solar System