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Fraser
2015-Sep-17, 01:40 PM
Tucked away in northern Ophiuchus and well-placed for observing*from spring through fall*is*one of the most remarkable objects in the sky — Barnard’s Star. *A magnitude +9.5 red dwarf wouldn’t normally catch our attention were it not*for the fact that*it speeds across the sky faster than any other star known. Incredibly, you can actually see its […]

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