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

Radio Programs

Capella Altering the lives of two stars December 10, 2016

More Capella Bright giants with a shared evolution October 25, 2014

Capella Guiding the way to a horn of plenty October 24, 2014

Capella A pair of bright, “puffy” stars November 18, 2013

More Capella Seeing a star in a different light December 6, 2012

Capella Bright stars with a bright future December 5, 2012

Capella A quick exit for a “heavy” star April 26, 2012

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Orion, Jupiter, and other sights in late November

Orion Rising November 26, 2012