Scientist Reveals A Treasure Chest Of 'Failed Stars
An amateur astronomer discovered a wealth of binary star systems that contain stars
tars that are occasionally referred to as "failed stars" using ancient telescope data.
These stars, commonly referred to as brown dwarfs, are enigmatic celestial bodies
If these objects are larger planets or more like stars has long been a topic of discussion
The amateur astronomer Frank Kiwy discovered the new objects while working
the Planet 9 project, which focuses on finding brown dwarfs. Kiwy was searching
the NOIRLab of the National Science Foundation for items that matched brown dwarfs in terms