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Fraser
2007-Jul-30, 07:18 PM
Here in the Solar System, we've only got one star: the Sun. That gives us nice predictable daily and annual cycles; night and day, the seasons, that sort of thing. ...

Read the full blog entry (http://www.universetoday.com/2007/07/30/imagine-a-view-with-four-sunsets/)

RBHIII
2007-Jul-30, 09:58 PM
Here in the Solar System, we've only got one star: the Sun. That gives us nice predictable daily and annual cycles; night and day, the seasons, that sort of thing. ...

Read the full blog entry (http://www.universetoday.com/2007/07/30/imagine-a-view-with-four-sunsets/)One is reminded of Asimov's Nightfall (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nightfall_(Asimov_short_story)), less two stars, though.

RBH

Cyber_I
2007-Jul-31, 05:36 PM
This place sounds so far off and romantic. In a few billion I'm going to buy a small moon there!

Although is also sounds like a possible location for the creatures & events of the movie Pitch Black to happen!

rbpeake
2007-Jul-31, 07:26 PM
...Although is also sounds like a possible location for the creatures & events of the movie Pitch Black to happen!

I was reminded of the movie, too! Although how creatures like that evolved without depleting their food supply is a mystery to me! But it did make for an exciting movie!