United States space agency, NASA found the star of “cannibal”, is thought to eat the star of stars nearby.
Red giant stars billions of years old is called BP Piscium. The star is expected to swallow like a young star. BP Piscium terletak Matahari 1.000 tahun cahaya di konstelasi Pisces. BP Solar is located Piscium 1000 light-years away in the constellation Pisces. NASA menemukannya dengan bantuan observatorium sinar-X Chandra. NASA found it with help from Chandra X-ray observatory.
The scientists began studying this star since 15 years ago. Those surprised by the appearance of an unusual star.
Leading astronomers to believe that this is a red giant star, stars who have late stage of evolution. They concluded that the dust from the material formed from the remnants of young stars that have consumed and “digested”.
Professor Joel Kästner Institute of Technology Rochester, New York, said the researchers have discovered a rare case of “cannibalism” stars. “Elementary speculation us after watching the stars right at the point where he swallowed a mate and form a disc,” said Kästner.
The scientists believe that the Earth someday may be a victim of the same fate of poor BP Piscium’s neighbors.
David Rodriguez of the University of California, Los Angeles, said the star of this show us that stars like our sun may live quietly for billions of years, but when they go, they can take a star or planet.