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Deneb

A blue-white supergiant star 1,600 light-years away in the constellation Cygnus. It is the constellation’s brightest star and the most-distant bright star visible to the unaided eye. It forms one point of the large Summer Triangle.

Radio Programs

More Deneb So many targets, so little time August 7, 2019

Deneb Getting to know a bright giant August 6, 2019

Cygnus The impressive heart of the swan July 10, 2019

Christmas Skies A star that does double duty December 25, 2017

Deneb Circling around a giant star August 2, 2016

Deceptive Giant A star that’s more impressive than it looks June 26, 2015

Two Ways to Die Two ways to make a supernova June 14, 2015

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Current and future pole stars

Moving On July 23, 2012