Capella

A binary star system 46 light-years away in the constellation Auriga. Each member is 25 times larger than the Sun.

Radio Programs

Capella A pair of bright, “puffy” stars Tuesday, November 19, 2013
More Capella Seeing a star in a different light Friday, December 7, 2012
Capella Bright stars with a bright future Thursday, December 6, 2012
Capella A quick exit for a “heavy” star Friday, April 27, 2012
Capella Two giants that never rest Wednesday, November 10, 2010
Capella A pair of stellar brothers Tuesday, December 22, 2009
Capella Twin stars that are getting old in a hurry Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Featured Images

Orion, Jupiter, and other sights in late November
Orion Rising Monday, November 26, 2012
Horseless Charioteer Saturday, January 5, 2008

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