binary star

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a system of two stars that revolve around each other under their mutual gravitation

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The opportunity has therefore been taken to observe CQ Cep in order to investigate the utility of the telescopes to study variable stars and to see whether the observations can be used together with eclipsing binary star modelling software to investigate their physical attributes.
Among the topics are the origin and evolution of helium-rich hot subdwarfs, the high-resolution spectropolarimetric observations of hot subdwarfs, the discovery of a stripped red-giant core in a bright eclipsing binary star, statistical tests for changes inpulsation mode properties, and EO Ceti as an example of a pulsating hot subdwarf with a main-sequence companion.
html) Keele University press release , the team of astronomers was looking for exoplanets, planets outside our solar system, and discovered an eclipsing binary star system.
There are several favourable minima of eclipsing binary stars during August and September, including Algol (P [Beta] Persei), [delta] [Delta] Tauri, and RZ Cassiopeiae.
van Graan registered for an MSc on eclipsing binary stars under the supervision of Smits and Ms P.