Astronomers Discover Smallest Star Ever

Astronomers Discover Smallest Star Ever

Astronomers recently discovered a star, named EBLM J0555-57Ab, that is approximately the same size as Saturn. Researchers believe this is about as small as they can get, as a certain amount of mass must be present for the fusion reaction. Had the star formed any smaller, they believe it would’ve burned out. While the celestial body is approximately 600 light years from Earth, scientists are deeming this a major discovery.

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