FROM THE HUBBLE: Sun Devours Planet

Sun Devours Planet

Hubble Catches Star Consuming Its Planet

FROM THE HUBBLE: Sun Devours Planet

Hubble Telescope has discovered a planet-eating star. 

According to NASA, the star is currently consuming the planet Wasp-12b. 

But don't worry about missing this phenemona. Scientists say the star could take 10 million years to swallow!

From BBC, 

"Wasp-12 is a dwarf star located approximately 600 light-years away in the constellation Auriga. The exoplanet was first discovered by the UK's Wide Area Search for Planets (Wasp) in 2008."

Life Hacks for Your Smartphone

Fresh tips every day.


Self-immolation + cannibalism simultaniety'll get you every time.

Share Your Thoughts