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2009-Apr-22, 01:00 PM
Astronomers have found three brown dwarfs with estimated masses of less than 10 times that of Jupiter, making them among the youngest and lowest mass sub-stellar objects detected in the solar neighborhood to date. “There has been some controversy about identifying young, low mass brown dwarfs in this region,” said Andrew Burgess, one of [...]

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