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Curious Layman
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16 votes
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How are we observing the newly discovered "dark galaxy" J0613+52, if it has no stars and is so far away from other galaxies?

10 votes
1 answer
349 views

Is there any way a planet could form independent of a star?

10 votes
2 answers
3k views

Is it possible that the Sun has a binary partner (the Nemesis Theory) that has eluded detection? [duplicate]

7 votes
1 answer
1k views

How do the orbits of Nu Scorpii and AR Cassiopeiae work?

5 votes
1 answer
163 views

How active was the Milky Way in its first 5 billion years?

5 votes
2 answers
134 views

Is dark energy evenly spaced throughout Universe?

5 votes
3 answers
566 views

Which star system has the highest multiplicity (# of stars), whose orbits are known for all stars?

4 votes
2 answers
175 views

Could two stars collide without a resultant explosion?

2 votes
1 answer
187 views

How far above the galactic plane would a telescope array need to be in order to image the whole galaxy?

2 votes
2 answers
170 views

What object(s) are furthest above/below the galactic plane?

2 votes
2 answers
1k views

How much iron does a star fuse before going supernova? [duplicate]

2 votes
1 answer
295 views

Could population III stars develop directly into population I stars?

1 vote
1 answer
104 views

What is the theoretical ages for Pop I stars

0 votes
0 answers
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How do the orbits of star systems V871 Centauri (septuple), Gamma Cassiopeiae (octuple), and QZ Carinae (nonuple) work?