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Star Trek vs. Red Dwarf: The Battle of Wolf 359

6 Jun 2019, 13:00 UTC
Star Trek vs. Red Dwarf: The Battle of Wolf 359 NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center / NASA, ESA, and A. Simon (GSFC) / Phil Plait

The Battle of Wolf 359 was good for only two things: 1) It delayed the Borg enough to allow the Enterprise to stop them from assimilating Earth, and b) it gives me a chance to tell you about a really cool star. Literally: Wolf 359 is a dinky red dwarf.

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