Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Space

+ - Diamond Star 1 billion trillion trillion carats->

Submitted by tclas
tclas (1900870) writes "The cosmic diamond is a chunk of crystallised carbon, 4,000 km across, some 50 light-years from the Earth in the constellation Centaurus.

It's the compressed heart of an old star that was once bright like our Sun but has since faded and shrunk.

Astronomers have decided to call the star "Lucy" after the Beatles song, Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds."

Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Diamond Star 1 billion trillion trillion carats

Comments Filter:

Save the whales. Collect the whole set.

Working...