The Likely Future Of The Sun Can Be Seen In This Amazing Picture Of A Red Giant

by on November 8, 2017

An international team of astronomers has conducted some impressive observations of the atmosphere of a red giant star. The star is the same mass as our Sun and this analysis could be used to estimate what the Sun might look like in about 5 billion years. The researchers used ALMA (the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array) to study W Hydrae, which is located 320 light-years from us. W… – Science News

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