Seeing Stars: Astronomers Identify 116,000 New Variable Stars

June 7, 2022

Seeing Stars: Astronomers Identify 116,000 New Variable Stars

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The ASAS-SN telescope helping astronomers discover new stars.
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By applying machine-learning techniques to the Ohio State-operated All-Sky Automated Survey for Supernovae (ASAS-SN). ASAS-SN analyst Collin Christy and graduate student of astronomy Tharindu Jayasinghe have identified about 116,000 new variable stars.

To learn more about this discovery and ASAS-SN, read the full story here.