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Astronomers Directly Image Massive Star's 'Super-Jupiter'

19 Nov 2012, 20:00 UTC
Astronomers Directly Image Massive Star's 'Super-Jupiter' NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/S. Wiessinger

A "super-Jupiter" discovered around the bright star Kappa Andromedae might be massive enough to qualify as a type of star itself.

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