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A massive planet circles a huge star doomed to explode

IRDIS images of µ 2 Sco obtained with TLOCI

A planet called μ2 Sco b (inner white dot at 4 o’clock) circles a star that will eventually flame out in an enormous explosion. Credit: V. Squicciarini et al./Astron. Astrophys. (CC BY 4.0)

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Nature 609, 13 (2022)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-022-02166-0

References

  1. Squicciarini, V. et al. Astron. Astrophys. 664, A9 (2022).

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