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Thursday, January 3, 2013

WISE: Nearby Brown Dwarf Stars

Space Photo: Our Nearby Stellar Neighborhood
Nearby Brown Dwarf Stars

NASA Survey of Nearby Brown Dwarf Stars

The WISE Infared survey of our Nearby Stellar neighborhood finds fewer Brown Dwarf Stars than originally expected. Brown Dwarf Stars are those that are very dark and hard to find by visual light telescopes. Watch the following video prepared by NASA.