Chandra Scouts Nearest Star System for Possibl…

Boston MA (SPX) Jun 11, 2018

In humanity’s search for life outside our solar system, one of the best places scientists have considered is Alpha Centauri, a system containing the three nearest stars beyond our Sun.

A new study that has involved monitoring of Alpha Centauri for more than a decade by NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory provides encouraging news about one key aspect of planetary habitability.

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