AAS Nova Research Highlights

Featured Image: A Choice of Projections

What’s the best way to represent the spherical sky on a flat surface? This unique octahedron-based view has its advantages.

Flares, Waves, Jets, and Ejections

Our Sun often exhibits a roiling surface full of activity. But how do the different types of eruptions and disturbances we see relate to one another?

Looking for Life? Try Around K Dwarfs

A new study suggests that planets around K-dwarf stars may be the best targets in the search for signs of life.

Tiny Stars in a Tiny Orbit: A New Ultracompact Binary

Astrobites reports on the NICER discovery of an accreting millisecond pulsar in a record-setting, rapid orbit with a white dwarf.

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