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Hubble captures strobe flashes from a young star

8 Feb 2013, 09:15 UTC
Hubble captures strobe flashes from a young star
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Source: ESA/Hubble heic1303 Hubble image of LRLL 54361 and its surrounding. Image credits: NASA, ESA, and J. Muzerolle (STScI). The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has produced a time-lapse movie of a mysterious protostar that behaves like a flashing light. Every 25.34 days, the object, designated LRLL 54361, unleashes a burst of light which propagates through [...]

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