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Fraser
2010-Apr-07, 07:20 PM
Epsilon Aurigae has baffled astronomers since the 1800's, but new images are providing insight into this very unusual eclipsing binary star. While eclipsing binary stars aren't unique in themselves, the way this star fades and then regains it brightness is inimitable and has not been fully understood, even after over 175 years of study. [...]

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