Hungry Stars Cannibalize Every Other in ‘Be X-Ray’ Programs

Hungry Stars Cannibalize Every Other in ‘Be X-Ray’ Programs

Artist impression of a double-star system. Credit: ESO/L. Calçada Humans have been studying the light from stars since the beginning of our history; however, we’ve only just discovered in the last few decades that stars don’t like to be alone. Binary systems—containing two stars orbiting around each other—are one of the most common type of…

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Six stars for whom Olympics in 2021 could also merely blueprint too leisurely

Six stars for whom Olympics in 2021 could also merely blueprint too leisurely

PARIS: With the 2020 Olympics postponed until 2021, there are fears the delay will shatter the gold medal hopes of many ageing athletes. Here’s a look at six evergreen stars for whom a delayed Tokyo Games might be a step too far. The 20-time Grand Slam champion, Roger Federer, who will be 40 in August…

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